High School Wrestling Coach Accused of "Sexual" Chats With "Teen"

Man contacted deputy posing as 14-year-old online

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    A high school wrestling coach is accused of engaging in chats sexual in nature with a deputy posing as a teen girl.

    FAIRFAX, Va. -- A man accused of inappropriate online chatting with a deputy posing as a 14-year-old was an assistant high school wrestling coach in Fairfax County, authorities said.

    Gary Anthony Debrielle, 26, was charged with online solicitation of a child and attempted indecent liberties with a child.

    Part-Time Coach Nabbed in Online Sting

    [DC] Part-Time Coach Nabbed in Online Sting
    Gary DeBrielle, a part-time wrestling coach at WT Woodson High, was arrested in an online sting. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009)

    Debrielle allegedly contacted Deputy Megan Warren online. Warren was posing as a 14-year-old girl, and the chats from July10 through July 14 turned sexual in nature, she said.

    Debrielle was traced to a Chantilly home and a job with Fairfax County Schools. He was an assistant wrestling coach at Woodson High School, school district officials said.

    He had to reapply for the job every year and cleared all background checks, according to Fairfax County Schools.