Long Island soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player

Long Island soccer coach accused of raping 16-year-old player
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WESTBURY, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island soccer coach was arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old player over the summer.

Sean Johnsen, 35, had “inappropriate contact” with the girl on Aug. 17 and Aug. 21, according to Nassau County Police.

Police said Johnsen, of Valley Stream, coached a Nassau soccer club team, with players ranging in age from 14 to 19 years old.

He was charged with two counts of third-degree rape, two counts of third-degree criminal sexual act and endangering the welfare of a child.

Police said he would be arraigned in Mineola on Friday.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau County Special Victims at (516) 573-4022.