FORNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – There was a second arrest in less than a month on Tuesday in connection with a hazing investigation at Forney High School.
Former Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach Kevin Rush turned himself in to the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Department for failing to report hazing allegations, a Class A misdemeanor.READ MORE: Grand Jury Declines To Indict 8 Collin County Detention Officers Fired Following Marvin Scott's In-Custody Death
He resigned from Forney ISD last year after members of the boys soccer team were arrested for sexual assault.READ MORE: West Texas Deputies Discover 49 Undocumented Immigrants From Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico Inside RV
Authorities say some boys on the team were subjected to repeated assaults as a form of hazing.
In a statement last month, Forney ISD said since the investigation, it has implemented “heightened safety and supervision measures.”MORE NEWS: Gov. Greg Abbott Announces Special Session For Texas Legislature Starts July 8