EL PASO (KTSM) — Police arrested a former El Paso ISD teacher for allegedly having an improper relationship with a student.
The district said it removed Bowie High School teacher, 33-year-old Eleazar Venzor from campus and launched an investigation after someone reported the situation on January 24.
It said Venzor resigned four days later and then district police arrested him last Tuesday.
EPISD released a statement that said, "We expect that our employees maintain the highest level of professionalism in their contact with our students. We take all the allegations seriously and investigate them fully."