High school coach kills self after officials learn of relationship with underage girl

HOUSTON, TX (KTRE) - A Houston-area high school coach was found dead just after officials began investigating an improper relationship he might have had with an underage girl, according to a TV station.

KTRK reports police say Clear Creek High School track coach Chad Hunt was having a relationship the relationship with a 16-year-old.

Clear Creek ISD placed Hunt on leave after League City Police interviewed him about the relationship on Tuesday, according to KTRK.

Hunt was found dead on Wednesday morning, of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Jeep in Brazoria County.

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