March 16, 2021
LEBANON, Ohio — A former youth sports coach accused of sex crimes against children asked a Warren County judge to amend conditions of his bond.
Eric Schmidt, 42, of Mason is not supposed to be around minors except for his own children. During a hearing Tuesday, Schmidt asked Judge Robert Peeler for permission to attend his children’s’ sporting events.
“I think just a blanket that he can’t go to any of his kids’ sports games in the spring when they’re all in public, outside, when he can stay at