Berwick Basketball Coach Charged With Possession Of Child Porn

A Berwick Area School District junior high girls basketball coach and retired elementary school teacher has been charged with 50 counts of possessing child pornography. Agents from the State Attorney General’s office found the images of child porn after serving a search warrant Thursday at the home of 65-year-old David Shields of 180 Stone Church Road in Salem Township, Luzerne County. Shields has been suspended as coach of the team which is not currently practicing or playing games.