Latta coach arrested for soliciting a minor

Jacob Collins
Jacob Collins(Pontotoc County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Oct. 28, 2020 at 5:31 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 28, 2020 at 6:02 PM CDT
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LATTA, Oklahoma (KXII) - A Latta Schools coach and teacher has been arrested for soliciting a minor for sex.

Court records show Jacob Conner Collins, 26, is charged with soliciting sexual conduct or communication with a minor through technology.

The Latta Schools website lists Collins as being an elementary physical education teacher and an assistant coach for both baseball and basketball.

According to The Ada News, a press release from Pontotoc County Sheriff John Christian says Collins had been sending inappropriate pictures to a student, and that he has sent them to other students as well.

The press release says Collins resigned his position after the charges were brought.

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