LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Laurel County school officials have confirmed there is an active police investigation into one of the high school coaches.
Friday, Laurel County School District Superintendent Doug Bennett released the following statement:
“There has been an allegation of inappropriate conduct of an SLHS (South Laurel High School) Coach. The allegation was reported to local law enforcement and they are conducting an investigation. We are conducting an administrative investigation as well. The coach has been suspended from employment pending the results of the investigation.”
School officials have not named the coach in question, nor have they elaborated on what exactly the coach is being accused of.
When we called London Police to ask about the investigation, they told us they had no comment.