PHILADELPHIA, N.Y. (NEWS10) – An Indian River Central School District coach was arrested after police say endangered the welfare of a child.
Lloyd Kevin Smith, 46, is accused of performing a mixed martial arts style maneuvers on a 16-year-old male student at the Indian River High School.
Police say one of the demonstrations included a choke-hold type maneuver causing the student to become unconscious. The student then fell to the ground and stuck his head on a glass and metal door.
Smith, is the district’s varisty baseball coach, was charged with one count of endangering the welfare of a child.
He was issued and appearance ticket.