• Sapulpa softball coach charged with rape found dead

    By ANDREA EGER - Tulsa World | Updated: Fri, Mar 6, 2015

    A Sapulpa High School athletic coach under investigation for allegations that he raped a student has been found dead of an apparent suicide. Brad Evans, the head softball coach and assistant baseball coach, was fired Tuesday after law enforcement officials notified the school district about their investigation. Evans, 38, was charged Thursday in Creek County with two counts of second-degree rape, according to court records. Creek County District Attorney Max Cook said Friday morning he had filed paperwork to dismiss the charges due to Evans' death. Evans was found dead Thursday night. Read the full story at TulsaWorld.com.