Former Seminole Boosters leader sentenced in child abuse case

Posted at 4:00 PM, Jan 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-05 11:06:06-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The former leader of the Seminole Boosters has been sentenced to five years in prison for a child abuse case in which he forced a child to eat feces. 

Don Reinhard, who once headed the Seminole Boosters club as the chairman, was sentenced to 5 years at the Bay County Correctional Institution. 

He plead no contest to the charges. 

According to court documents, Reinhard forced a Bay County juvenile to eat feces as a punishment for toilet training.

Reinhard previously pled to grand theft in Leon County back in June 2016 and was placed on 3 years of probation. In December 2017, he was sentenced to five years in prison for violation of probation. 

That sentence will be served concurrently with the sentence for child abuse case.