Former 4J coach charged, accused of stealing $3K from wrestling club

Travis Tubbs allegedly used club money for boat repairs and fast food.

Posted: Jun 7, 2019 12:15 PM
Updated: Jun 7, 2019 2:45 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A former wrestling coach at Sheldon High School has been charged with theft, accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a children’s wrestling club.

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He’s accused of taking more than $3,000 from the Sheldon Mat Club's account. Court documents allege he used the money for repairing his boat, fishing licenses, Halloween costumes for his children and fast food.

Tubbs coached at Sheldon from 2014 to 2018. Recently, Tubbs was put on administrative leave from the Marcola School District, where he is an assistant principal.

Tubbs is expected to appear in court on Monday morning.

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