- Associated Press - Thursday, July 9, 2015

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) - A judge will hear allegations of a new probation violation by a volunteer football coach whose Ohio house was the scene of a party that preceded the 2012 rape of a girl by two high school football players.

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office is accusing former coach Matt Belardine (BELL’-ahr-deen) of violating his probation with a drunken driving arrest last week.

Judge Patricia Cosgrove scheduled a hearing Monday in Jefferson County court.

Belardine was sentenced to two months in jail last year after violating his original probation by being arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct in Arizona.

The 27-year-old Belardine pleaded no contest to one count of making a false statement and one count of enabling underage drinking for his role in the party before the rape.


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