Coach accused of sending inappropriate messages to teen girl

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A New Mexico middle school coach has been arrested for allegedly sending inappropriate messages to a teenage girl. 

The Sunland Park Police Department says 30-year-old Matthew Soto sent sexually explicit messages, videos and photos of himself to a 14-year-old girl. Court documents say he tried to take things further. 

Soto has been the track and soccer coach at Santa Teresa Middle School since 2016. He’s also a former member of the Air Force. 

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