A former elementary basketball coach agreed to probation and other terms after entering a “best interest” plea last Tuesday to charges that he assaulted a spectator following a game in December.

Shajai W. Jackson, 37, of 1003 Tatum Drive, Dandridge, was removed as volunteer coach of the Mt. Horeb Hawks boys’ basketball team following the December 8 incident at the Dandridge Activity Center. Jackson, who was not a school system employee, was also banned from the team’s future practices and games.

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