Ala. coach accused of sex with student resigns

Ala. coach accused of sex with student resigns (Image 1)
Ala. coach accused of sex with student resigns (Image 1)

VINA, Ala. (AP) – A former high school basketball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with a student has resigned.

The TimesDaily of Florence reports the Franklin County Board of Education accepted Brian Keeton's resignation during a meeting Tuesday night.

Keeton was arrested in November on charges of a school employee having sex with a student under the age of 19. He had been suspended without pay until his resignation.

Keeton was arrested about a week after another teacher from the same school was arrested for the same charges. That district accepted that teacher's resignation during its meeting in January.

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