A.G. Cox athletic director suspended with pay from job

WINTERVILLE, NC (WITN) - A coach has been suspended at one Eastern Carolina middle school.

Pitt County Schools confirms that Steve Gilmore has been suspended with pay from his job at A.G. Cox Middle School in Winterville. The suspension happened Tuesday.

The 58-year-old Gilmore has been with the school system since 2011 and is the school's athletic director. He also teaches health and physical education.

Both the school system and Winterville police would not elaborate on what may have led to Gilmore's suspension.