Teacher arrested for improper relationship with student
An Alexander High School art teacher is behind bars after e-mails revealed he was having an inappropriate relationship with a student.
33-year-old Jose Rogelio Morales is facing charges of sexual assault of a child non forcible and for having an inappropriate relationship with a student.
According to police the incident happened back in July.
The parents of the 16 year old found about one hundred e-mails between the two and contacted police.
Police were able to confiscate the computer and use it as evidence.
Police showed Morales the e-mails and he confessed to having a relationship with the 16 year old.
He is now at the Webb County jail under no bond.
We talked to UISD and they say they had received the complaint from the parents and the teacher was put on administrative leave about a month ago pending the outcome of the case.
Now that he has been arrested Morales is no longer allowed on UISD property.