Former sports reporter arrested for child sex assault

AUBURN, Neb. -- A former sports reporter is under arrest after being accused of sexually assaulting a child

According to Nemaha County Court documents, Brian Rosenthal allegedly subjected a child between the ages of 12 and 16 to sexual assault.

The alleged assaults happened from 2017 to 2018.

Rosenthal's name is well-known in the Nebraska sports world as he wrote for and the Lincoln Journal Star for several years.

He faces four counts of first-degree sexual assault of a child. He's due in court in August.