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John Tyler coach investigated by TISD

John Tyler head basketball coach, Tony Pinson. John Tyler head basketball coach, Tony Pinson.
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

A TISD coach is on administrative leave pending an investigation.

According to TISD Communications Director Laura Jackson,  John Tyler's head basketball Tony Pinson is on administrative leave while an ongoing investigation is being conducted.

Jackson tells KLTV it is not a criminal investigation and it does not involve a student.

Assistant Coach Cedeno Clark has stepped in for Pinson while the investigation is ongoing.

Tyler ISD released the following statement to KLTV Thursday afternoon:

John Tyler basketball coach Tony Pinson is currently on administrative leave while an ongoing investigation is being conducted. During the course of the investigation, the district cannot discuss details; however, we do want to ensure parents and the community that the investigation does not involve Tyler ISD students.

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