official misconduct. plea deal http://tristatesradio.com en Watson Pleads Guilty to Official Misconduct http://tristatesradio.com/post/watson-pleads-guilty-official-misconduct <p>A former Macomb High School teacher and coach is headed to jail.<br /><br />Daniel Watson has pleaded guilty to a charge of official misconduct for having inappropriate communication with a student who was 17 years old at the time. The two exchanged over 6,000 texts over a three-month period.<br /><br />Watson was originally charged with one count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse and two counts of official misconduct. With the plea he avoids the possibility of becoming a registered sex offender.<br /> Mon, 14 May 2012 22:12:57 +0000 James Lenz 15086 at http://tristatesradio.com Watson Pleads Guilty to Official Misconduct