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Former soccer coach get life for crimes against child

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Posted at 10:58 AM, Oct 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-02 10:58:49-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A former Fort Myers soccer coach will spend the rest of his life in prison for repeatedly molesting a child.

According to the State Attorney's Office, 41-year-old John Fesh was found guilty by trial in August.

He has been sentenced to life in prison for one count of Sexual Activity with a Child by a Person in Custodial Authority. He was also sentenced to 10 years in prison followed by 5 years of sex offender probation for one count of Lewd or Lascivious Molestation to be served consecutively.

Fesh was also designated a sexual predator for the duration of his life.

During 2014 the former soccer coach repeatedly molested a child in Fort Myers.