Former coach gets 6 years in prison in sex case

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A former Delhi baseball coach was sentenced Thursday in a sex abuse case from 1988.

Paul Short, 47, will spend six years behind bars.

He was arrested in February of this year on charges of rape, sexual battery, corruption of a minor and gross sexual imposition. He was convicted of sexual battery and two counts of gross sexual imposition.

Investigators say the case involved a victim who was 12-years-old at the time.

When he is released from prison, Short will be registered as a Tier III sex offender.

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