Photo: Paul Gonzales
LOS ANGELES – 53-year-old Paul Gonzales has been charged with four counts of lewd acts on a child and one count of attempted lewd act on a child, possession of child pornography, showing pornography to a minor, and contact with a minor for sex.
Gonzales is a youth boxing coach at the Eddie Heredia Boxing Club in East Los Angeles. He won a gold medal in the 1984 Summer Olympics for boxing.
The suspect has occasionally been involved as a trainer for the 13-year-old victim. The crimes allegedly occurred between May and December of last year.
If found guilty, Gonzales faces up to 18 years and four months in prison.