Austintown Middle School assistant coach facing child pornography charges

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Rex Bosley. Courtesy Mahoning Valley Sheriff's Office.

AUSTINTOWN – Rex Bosley, 59, was arrested and charged on Wednesday on child pornography charges.

Bosley, an assistant girls’ basketball coach at Austintown Middle School, was charged with one felony count of pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor, one felony count of pandering obscenity involving a minor, and one felony count of illegal use of minor in nudity-oriented material or performance.

The arrest came after an investigation by the Attorney General’s Crimes Against Children Unit, the Austintown Township police, the FBI and the Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office.

He is currently being held at the Mahoning County jail.

The investigation is still ongoing.