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Texas football signee Reese Leitao arrested on drug charge at his high school

Texas football signee Reese Leitao was arrested Tuesday on a drug charge at his high school.

Leitao, a tight end from Jenks High School in Jenks, Oklahoma, was booked into Tulsa County Jail on a charge of possession and delivery of a controlled dangerous substance with intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a school.

"We're aware of the situation involving our signee, Reese Leitao," Texas coach Tom Herman said in a statement. "We're collecting information, will talk to Reese and his family, let the legal system run its course and then address it further at the appropriate time."

According to a campus police report obtained by FOX23 in Tulsa, Leitao had 20 pills of the anti-anxiety drug Xanax and more than $1,300 in his possession and admitted to a school administrator he was selling the Xanax.

Leitao, the son of DePaul men's basketball coach Dave Leitao, signed with Texas in February.