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Ex-Texas coach accused of improper photography

Published On: Mar 01 2014 06:55:56 PM CST
Updated On: Mar 01 2014 06:56:06 PM CST
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SAN ANTONIO, Texas -

(AP) - An assistant high school coach and substitute teacher has been fired from his job and arrested after he was accused by students with taking video images under their skirts.

The San Antonio Express-News reports (http://bit.ly/1cjans9 ) that Castle Hills Police Department Capt. Johnny Siemens said 28-year-old Larry Ruiz had been arrested on Friday at his home. Siemens says he will be charged with improper photography and digital recording,    

Female students at a Catholic school, Antonian College Preparatory High School, complained that Ruiz had taken the images of them while in class. Ruiz has since been fired.

Police say they obtained a search warrant for Ruiz's phone. Siemens declined to say what was found on the phone, but said additional charges could be filed.

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