Alvin ISD police officer accused of inappropriate relationship with student

Terry Roy Tennard
Terry Roy Tennard

BRAZORIA COUNTY, Texas – An Alvin Independent School District Police Department officer is accused of an inappropriate sexual relationship with a student.

Terry Roy Tennard is employed as a police officer at Manvel Junior High School in Brazoria County.

Deputies said Tennard and a 14-year-old student had a sexual relationship that had been going on for around a year.

Tennard, 42, was arrested Friday at his Pearland home on a charge of sexual assault of a child.

He is being held in the Brazoria County Jail on a $100,000 bond.