CBS19 has learned that the police chief in Grand Saline was placed on administrative leave on July 10.

According to Sgt. Burns with the Grand Saline Police Department, Chief Justin Collins is on leave because he is under investigation based on numerous allegations filed against him.

Collins has been the Grand Saline police chief for three years.

Details are limited at this time. CBS19 is working to gather more information and will update this developing story.