Anthony James Phillips
Sunnyvale, California – A retired middle school teacher was arrested on Monday for raping a child back in 2009.
Sunnyvale police officers arrested retired Cupertino Middle School teacher Anthony James Phillips for the rape of one of his students.
“James retired from teaching three years ago but is currently a volunteer softball and basketball coach at Fremont High School in Sunnyvale, CA” – Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety revealed in a press release.
Anthony James Phillips was charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child, forcible penetration with a foreign object and forcible penetration with a foreign object upon a child.
There may be other victims and law enforcement is asking anyone with information to come forward.
Phillips is being held on $500,000 bail, KTVU reported.