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North Texas teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

(KXAS) -- A Wylie High School teacher has been arrested after having been accused of having an improper relationship with one of her students.

Kristin Sims, 33, was taken into custody at Wylie High School around noon on Wednesday and was booked into the Collin County Jail on a $25,000 bond.

According to the City of Wylie, police received information on the alleged relationship on Wednesday morning and began an investigation into the allegations.

Wylie Independent School District released the following statement on the incident:

 "We are extremely shocked and saddened by these allegations.  Wylie ISD is cooperating fully with the investigation and we have taken all appropriate actions in accordance with the law and district policy. Mrs. Sims resigned her position with Wylie ISD and is no longer a district employee. As this is still on ongoing investigation, we cannot comment any further. Any other questions need to be directed to the Wylie Police Department."


Police said the investigation into the alleged relationship is ongoing and that the name of the student said to be involved with Sims will not be released at this time.

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