Gabriel Campos update: Surprise track coach sentenced for sex assault

Posted at 1:03 PM, Jun 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-17 16:03:04-04

A former high school track coach has been sentenced for sexual assault.

Gabriel Campos was sentenced to 16 years of supervised probation with sex offender terms for sexual abuse and a misdemeanor count of assault.

Campos was a coach at Willow Canyon High School and was arrested en route to track practice in March 2015 on charges of sexual abuse after an encounter with a female student, the Buckeye Police Department said.

The 35-year-old is accused of fondling a 16-year-old female student athlete in a Buckeye park outside of school hours, according to police.