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Former Northeastern Track Coach Arrested, Accused of Nude Photo Scheme

Former Northeastern track and field coach Steve Waithe was arrested and charged on Wednesday for an alleged nude photo scheme involving female athletes.

Waithe is formally being charged with one count of cyberstalking and one count of wire fraud.

He will appear in federal court in the Northern District of Illinois on Wednesday before appearing at a court in Boston at a later date.

Waithe is accused of perpetrating a scheme to "dupe female Northeastern University track and field athletes into sending him nude or semi-nude photos," per a filing from the U.