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September 10, 2019: High School Track Coach Pleads to Long-Term Sexual Relationship with Student

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A 37-year-old former track coach at Rosemead High School has pleaded no contest to having a long-term sexual relationship with a student, beginning when the victim was 14 years old, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced.

Deputy District Attorney Rosalba Gutierrez said Fidel Camarena Dominguez of La Puente entered the plea yesterday to two counts of lewd act upon a child 14 or 15.

Dominguez was immediately sentenced to three years in state prison for his plea in case KA120359. The defendant also has to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

When the defendant was a coach he had sex with the female student from February 2015 to June 2017, the prosecutor said.

The case was investigated by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.