Football coach arrested for allegedly showing indecent photo

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Suspended from school during investigation

BUCKEYE - The following is a press release from the Buckeye Police Department:

Buckeye police have arrested a Verrado High School employee who allegedly showed an indecent photograph to three female students on school grounds.

Vincent Petti, 26, an Avondale resident, was booked into the Maricopa County Jail Wednesday on three felony counts of furnishing harmful materials to a minor.

The three female students told police that Petti showed the photograph to them on the school campus sometime within the last month.

School officials said Petti, an in-school suspension coordinator and an assistant boys football coach at Verrado High School, was suspended Monday morning after the allegations arose.Agua Fria School District administration continues to review all allegations and will consider further disciplinary action.

Petti has been employed with the district since August.

Verrado High School administrators were sending a letter home to parents today explaining the situation.School district officials are cooperating with Buckeye police as the investigation continues.