A girls basketball coach was arrested over the weekend for sexual assault.

A New Haven High School girls basketball coach was arrested in Warren, Michigan on charges of sexual assault against a 17 year old on Saturday afternoon. The 43 year old coach was taken into custody in the parking lot of a Red Roof Inn where he was in the company of the 17 year old girl. The Free Press reported some of the details...

Police found the 43-year-old coach in the hotel's parking lot on 11 Mile and Dequindre at around 4 p.m. He was with the student inside of his vehicle.

The coach is currently in police custody and is expected to be charged sometime today (Monday, February 4th) with sexual assault. Police are continuing to look into the coach and his behavior in case there are other victims. The New Haven Community Schools have issued a statement provided by the Superintendent...

The safety and well-being of our students is always a priority for our district. We are fully cooperating with the Warren Police Department as they conduct their investigation. Counselors will be available for students throughout the week to offer support.

Please, if you need counseling or have been abused don't hesitate to take advantage of the resources being offered!