Hudson ISD teacher arrested for improper relationship with student

Updated: Apr. 22, 2017 at 6:19 PM CDT
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Heather Robertson ( Source: Angelina County jail records)
Heather Robertson ( Source: Angelina County jail records)

HUDSON, TX (KTRE) - A Hudson ISD kindergarten teacher was arrested Saturday.

Lufkin Police Department said Heather Robertson,38, was arrested on four Hudson ISD Police Department warrants for improper relationship between an educator and a student.

At 12:01 p.m., Robertson was arrested after Officer Hector Rosales stopped her vehicle on Frank Avenue near Third Street.

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Superintendent Mary Ann Whiteker said that Robertson is "no longer an employee of the district. All the findings of the investigation were turned over to authorities."

Whiteker clarified on Friday that the incident did not occur on school property nor during school hours.

Pct. 1 Justice of the Peace Billy Ball set Robertson's bond and bond conditions, some of which include:

- No contact with any of the victims in the case

- Cannot come within 300 yards of a Hudson ISD property

- Cannot be in the presence of a child under the age of 18 in a home or a vehicle without a person 21 years of age or older present

Officials said her bond has been set at a collective $200,000 - $50,000 each of the second-degree felony charges.

If convicted, Robertson faces up to 20 years in prison, according to Lufkin PD.

Robertson was previously arrested March 30 on DWI. Robertson was given a verbal warning that she would lose her job if this were to happen again, according to Whiteker.

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