East Texas Youth Baseball Coach Arrested For Solicitation of a Minor
Christopher Scott Tyre, a 26-year-old youth baseball coach, was arrested Saturday in Louisiana after arranging a meeting to solicit two young boys.
Tyre, from Center, TX, was under investigation after placing an ad online. Sheriff's Detective Jared Marshall responded to the ad under and assumed identity, claiming to be the father of two boys, aged 8 and 12. Tyre texted Marshall several times, explaining his intentions to meet Mashall in Shreveport to perform sexual acts on the boys.
Tyre was arrested at the proposed meeting spot by the Caddo Sheriff's Department and charged with computer-aided solicitation of a minor. Trye made the trip to Shreveport after coaching his baseball team comprised of 7 and 8-year-old boys.