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Former coach sentenced to prison for sex with girl

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A former Tucson-area school sports coach and school bus driver apologized while being sentenced to six years in prison for taking a 15-year-old girl to Mexico and having sexual conduct with her.

Todd Hezlitt was sentenced Monday on his February guilty pleas to two counts of sexual conduct with a minor and one count of custodial interference.

The Arizona Daily Star (http://bit.ly/16aM9fI) reports that the 39-year-old apologized to the girl and her family during the hearing in Pima County Superior Court.

Hezlitt was a wrestling coach for the Altar Valley School District.

Related story: Former coach to answer for sex misconduct charges

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