GERING, Neb. — A former baseball coach has been accused of stealing from a traveling baseball team in Scottsbluff.

Court records say 34-year-old Austin Martinez, of Scottsbluff, is charged with felony theft. Online court records don’t list the name of an attorney who could comment for him.

A court document says he stole money from 23 Club from May 2015 to June 2017 while working as head coach and manager. Club officials have estimated that more than $5,000 was stolen.

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