HUNT COUNTY, Texas — A Hunt County assistant high school band director has been arrested for having an alleged improper relationship with a student.

On Tuesday, the Quinlan Independent School District Police Department received information concerning a reported improper relationship that was occurring between an educator and student at Ford High School. 

The QISDPD says they immediately began an investigation and through numerous interviews and the gathering of evidence, officials arrested Arthur V. Galope Jr., on Friday.

He was booked into the Hunt County Jail on $150,000 bond.