Garces coach accused of sexual relationship with student scheduled to appear in court

Coach faces felony charges

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A Garces Memorial High School baseball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a student is scheduled to make his first appearance in front of a judge Wednesday.

25-year-old Jon Aleczander Sweet remained jailed on $67,500 bail when 23ABC checked Wednesday morning.

The freshman assistant coach was arrested Monday night, according to Bakersfield police, on three felony charges.  Investigators say he had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student over a three-month span.

Sweet is scheduled in court for three o'clock Wednesday afternoon for his felony arraignment.

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