News4 has confirmed with Metro Nashville Public Schools that James Wheeler, the executive director of school security, has been placed on administrative leave.
Wheeler received a letter August 9 notifying him that he is not to return to his workplace, contact employees, or attend work-related events while on leave.
You can read a copy of the letter below.
News4 is working to confirm why MNPS is conducting the 'departmental assessment' mentioned in the letter.
This is a developing story. Stay with News4 on air and online for the latest updates.
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