High school coach charged with neligent child abuse

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News


       MINDEN, Neb. (AP) – A former Kearney Catholic High School golf coach has been charged with negligent child abuse and other crimes. Court records say Shawn Dowse was arrested Wednesday. The records don’t list an attorney for him. A court document that details allegations leading to his arrest has been sealed. Court records in a separately filed case say the mother of a 13-year-old said Dowse sent inappropriate text messages to the girl.