A former teacher/coach at Palisades High School is accused of sexual contact with students.
Former Palisades High Girl’s Soccer Coach Charged with Sexual Assault
A former teacher and girl’s soccer coach at Palisades High School in Kintnersville has been accused of sexually assaulting one of his students and sending sexual texts to another. 39-year-old Christian Howard Willman is charged with sexual assault by a sports official, sexual contact with a student, corruption of minors, unlawful contact with a minor, and other related offenses.
Authorities say that in 2013, Willman allegedly began having inappropriate text conversations with a sophomore student. He allegedly continued sexting the girl until August of 2014 and asked her to come to his house to drink alcohol when his family was out of town.
In April 2017, authorities say that Willman started communicating with another sophomore student through a social media app and allegedly sent that student sexually explicit messages into that student’s junior year. Willman allegedly sexually assaulted the student at Palisades High School in 2018.
Willman was arraigned by District Judge Gary Gambardella on May 14. He is currently being held at Bucks County Prison in lieu of 10 percent of $4 million bail. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for May 28.