MSU Coach Child Porn Charges 22 Aug 12

MSU-Mankato Head Football Coach Todd Christian Hoffner was arrested Tuesday afternoon on charges related to child pornography. A search warrant was executed at the 46-year-old’s Eagle Lake residence at around 12:30pm and he was arrested. Hoffner remains in custody in the Blue Earth County Jail, and faces possible charges of Use of Minors in a Sexual Performance and Possession of Pornographic Work Involving Minors. He was escorted off the MSU football practice field last Friday and was placed on administrative leave. The university has issued a statement that says it “is not aware of any allegations affecting university students or program participants.” The case remains under investigation.