Homecoming king makes headlines after receiving crown

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SUGAR LAND, Texas- A homecoming king is making international headlines after getting his crown.

According to KHOU, Mel Gonzales is a transgender student at Stephen F. Austin High School in Sugar Land, Texas and received the honor last week.

Gonzales was born a girl, but has decided to live as a transgender boy. The homecoming king title is not sitting well with everyone.

Some students at the school are upset the high school senior won the crown.

Reporter Tiffany Craig with KHOU has the story in the video above.