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Orlando Predators Coach Rob Keefe Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

Adam Markowitz
Sunday December 7, 2014

ORLANDO - Orlando Predators' head coach Rob Keefe has been arrested. On Sunday afternoon, Keefe was booked into the Orange County jail on domestic violence battery charges.

No further information on Keefe's arrest is available at this hour.

Keefe, 34, is coming off of a successful 11-7 season in which he took the Predators to the American Conference Championship Game. For his career, Keefe is 33-19, and he coached the Spokane Shock to the ArenaBowl title in 2010.

UPDATE 9:30 PM: The Orlando Predators have released the following statement...

On Sunday evening, we were contacted by the girlfriend of Head Coach Rob Keefe, who informed us of a domestic dispute which occurred between them on Sunday afternoon. She has assured us this was an isolated incident, however we are still investigating the facts. As an organization, we take domestic violence matters very seriously and are working to ensure this issue is fully and appropriately resolved.

Photo credit: Orange County Inmate Records

Adam Markowitz is an accountant and a freelance sports writer living in Orlando. As a Florida State graduate with degrees in music and history, the garnet and gold will forever be a part of him, but he bleeds the black and red of the Orlando Predators like none other. Adam has been following the AFL since 1991 and has been at well over 200 games, including 16 ArenaBowls. You can follow Adam on Twitter @AFLGuru.
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