Brown County TX Feb 10 2017 A former Brownwood High School teacher was arrested Wednesday on charges of an improper relationship between an educator and student.
Blake Steven Danaher, 31, was charged with the second-degree felony, and released from the Brown County Jail on $50,000 bond.
An arrest warrant for Danaher was issued by Brown County Justice of the Peace Walter B. Croft on Tuesday, according to a news release from the Brownwood Police Department.
The warrant stems from an investigation which began Jan. 31, after police received allegations of an improper relationship between Danaher and a Brownwood High School student during the 2013-2014 school year.
Danaher was suspended by the Brownwood Independent School District on Jan. 31 and resigned on Feb. 1. The BISD has cooperated fully with the ongoing criminal investigation, the news release stated.
Danaher was also soccer coach at Brownwood High.
Police request anyone with information in the ongoing investigation to contact the department at 325-646-2525.