Ex-USA Gymnastics President Arrested, Accused on Tampering Evidence in Nassar Scandal

The former USA Gymnastics president is in jail now accused of tampering with evidence in the Nassar investigation.

Steven Penny was arrested Wednesday in Tennessee.

He is accused of ordering the removal of documents at a Texas facility related to Nassar’s activities, to hinder the ongoing investigation into Nassar.

Penny is now awaiting extradition to Texas.

If convicted, Penny could spend up to 10 years in prison.