Former Coffee County Coach Facing 16 Count Indictment On Sex Charges

Photo of Brad Weir while coaching at Coffee County High School

Photo of Brad Weir while coaching at Coffee County High School

43 year-old Bradley Newton Weir the former baseball coach at Coffee County High School had his attorney enter a plea of not guilty to a 16 count indictment issued by the Coffee County Grand Jury.
Weir is now facing one count of statutory rape by an authority figure, one count of aggravated rape, seven counts of especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor and others.
Weir is set to appear in a Coffee County court room Sept. 16.
Weir was originally arrested Feb. 3 on charges of rape by an authority figure by Manchester Police.
District Attorney Craig Northcott requested the arrest for Weir after the former coach allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old female student from the Red Raider Academy in Manchester at his residence. He served as a PE teacher at the school.
Weir is free on a bond of $100,000.