Limestone County Schools employee on administrative leave pending investigation

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LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – The Limestone County Board of Education announced today it has placed another employee at East Limestone High School on administrative leave. This leave will be in place until further notice, pending an investigation.

The statement reads as follows:

It is the practice of the Limestone County Board of Education to remove any employee that has been accused of wrong doing in order to complete this investigation. This is to protect both the employee and any other individual(s) that may be involved. We are working diligently to handle this matter in a thorough yet timely manner as we work toward a resolution.

We are not aware of any law enforcement involvement and will not comment in the event we are made aware.

As you can tell from the above statement, the employee on leave has not been named.

This news comes just days after the arrest of an employee at the same school who’s accused of having a relationship with a student.