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Golf Coach Tried to Hire Hit Man To Kill Children He Sexually Abused: Police

California golf coach Andrew Michael Nisbet had helped plan and run the U.S. Kids Golf World Championships before he was charged with 75 counts of child abuse.

Screenshot from YouTube, Andrew Nisbet.
Screenshot from YouTube, Andrew Nisbet.
by Autumn Johnson

A California golf coach jailed on 75 counts of child molestation chargers is now accused of attempting to hire a hit man to silence his victims.

In addition to the sexual abuse charges of three boys between 12 and 17 years old, Andrew Michael Nisbet, 32, is facing three felony charges of solicitation of murder.

KRON 4 reported that prosecutors said Nisbet exchanged letters with an informant discussing the details and prices to kill his victims.

[Related article: Livermore Golf Coach Pleaded 'Not Guilty' to 75 Counts of Sexual Abuse of Children]

Nisbet is in custody at the Santa Rita Jail on the abuse charges including oral copulation by force, oral copulation with a minor, lewd and lascivious acts with a minor, distribution or exhibition of lewd material to a minor and arranging a meeting with a minor for the purpose of engaging in lewd and lascivious behavior.

[Related article: Lawyer Says Golf Coach Facing 30 Years to Life for Sexual Abuse]

Nisbet was arrested on Dec. 7, shortly before he was to receive the 2013 Junior Golf Leader Award from the PGA's Northern California Section. PGA officials cited Nisbet "for his dedication and leadership in developing a wealth of exciting and educational golf programs for juniors." 

[Related article: Golf Coach Arrested on Eve of Award Banquet]
 
Nisbet taught at the Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore and for the past five years he has helped plan and run the U.S. Kids Golf World Championships in Pinehurst, N.C.

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knee jerk May 06, 2014 at 05:38 PM
Igor, you imbecile, you would need two tees for that!
Kathie May 07, 2014 at 06:54 AM
and a huge driver!
G-Mann May 07, 2014 at 09:06 AM
The only logical punishment for pedophiles is death. These degenerate creatures condemn their victims to shattered lives. How many sucumb to substance abuse and / or suicide? It is a shame that our country refuses to face this growing problem, how did we become a nation devoid of justice?
Terry May 08, 2014 at 11:38 AM
Death penalty please! It's not fair. I pay taxes for santa rita jail comcast for criminals when I had to cancel mine because I can't afford it. I work 2 jobs.
DEBORAH May 19, 2014 at 12:20 PM
Anyone who harms a child in any way should be severely punished. I'm tired and disgusted with hearing about these sickos, everyday, the criminals with this mentality shouldn't walk freely among people, for certain. They can't control their thinking, then act upon those sick thoughts. Drugs and alcohol play a part in this problem. Children should be protected by adults, not harmed in any way.

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