An Athens-Clarke County police car in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019. (Photo/Caroline Barnes)

A football coach and Clarke County School District employee was arrested on one count of misdemeanor battery on Aug. 30, according to an Athens-Clarke County Police Department news release.

Anthony Lonon, 44, “was a lay coach for the Clarke County School District football program,” the release said. ACCPD obtained a warrant after an “incident between Lonon and a student athlete after a football practice.” Lonon turned himself in at the Athens-Clarke County Jail on Aug. 30

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