Former Band Director Charged

A former band director at Pike County High School has been charged with sex crimes involving a 15-year-old male student.

Fifty-eight-year-old Charles Coon of Greenville is charged with sodomy and molestation.

The incidents allegedly happened at Coon's home in Greenville over a period of about two years.

Coon is also a former band director at Greenville High School.

He retired from Pike County at the end of the last school year.

Coon is being held in the Butler County Jail. His bond is $225,000.