Lipan ISD teacher, coach accused of sexual assault of child

Tyson James Nolen, 25, a teacher in the Lipan ISD and head coach of the varsity baseball team, was arrested Tuesday and charged with two second-degree felonies – sexual assault of a child and improper relationship between educator and student, Hood County District Attorney Rob Christian stated Tuesday afternoon. Both charges involved one 16-year-old Lipan High School female student, Christian said. Bond has not been set, and Nolen is in the Hood County Jail.