Texas Rangers launch Baylor investigation

The Texas Rangers have launched a preliminary investigation of sexual assaults at Baylor.

The Department of Public Safety issued a statement in which it said, “The Texas Rangers are working with the local prosecutor to conduct a preliminary investigation to determine if further action is warranted.”

McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna said the Rangers have been working with his office “to review any information obtained from Baylor University for the presence of any potential criminal conduct.

“Baylor has already cooperated and been providing our office information regarding specific instances of sexual assaults, ” he said.

“We are now going to sit down with Baylor, through their office of general counsel, and discuss the disclosure of the information referenced in the Pepper Hamilton report. The Texas Rangers have been kept in the loop of these communications,” he said.

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