NEEDHAM (CBS) — Former principal of Needham High School Dr. Jonathon Pizzi had resigned amid allegations of unwanted sexual contact with another employee, the district’s superintendent revealed Friday.Police Searching Woods In Abington For Missing 5-Year-Old Elijah Lewis
Officials launched an investigation in May, only revealing it involved Pizzi’s workplace conduct.READ MORE: 'Plan For Alternatives': Toys May Be In Short Supply This Holiday Season
Pizzi had been placed on administrative leave pending investigation of the complaint, but resigned shortly afterwards.
Pizzi refused to be interviewed as part of the district’s investigation, Superintendent Daniel E. Gutekanst said in a public statement Friday.MORE NEWS: Lauren Astley's Father Works With Wayland Students To Raise Awareness About Teen Dating Violence
The complaint never involved students, according to the school district.