SAN ANTONIO -

A military trainer at Lackland Air Force Base who was accused of an inappropriate relationship with a student was sentenced.

A special court martial sentenced Staff Sergeant Peter Vega-Maldonado on Friday.

Vega-Maldonado was accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a technical training student and violating an order from his commander prohibiting him from having contact with the student.

Vega-Maldonado offered cooperation in two cases against other military training instructors for a reduced sentence.

Vega-Maldonado was sentenced to 90 days confinement, reduction in grade from staff sergeant to airman, will lose $500 of pay per month for four months.

He must also do 30 days of hard labor without confinement while also being restricted to Lackland.