Former Muskogee football coach facing lewdness charge

MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) - Former Muskogee High School assistant
football coach Toby Tillman is accused of sending a lewd text
message to the cell phone of a 17-year-old student.

Tillman is charged with a misdemeanor count of outraging public
decency and is free on his own recognizance.

A school spokesman says Tillman was hired in August 2004 and
resigned January 22nd.

He worked previously in the Union school district and played
professionally with the Tulsa Talons of the Arena Football League.

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