A North Texas teacher in Springtown has been arrested and charged with having an improper relationship with a 15 year old student.
Misty Lorene Cato,43 was arrested by Parker County police Friday and charged with second degree improper relationship between educator and student.
According to reports Cato began her relationship with the 15 year old while he was a student at Azle.
The two carried on a relationship for several years throughout the Parker and Tarrant County areas.
Cato, who was a fifth grade math teacher at the time, admitted to having an improper relationship with the student and has been placed on administrative leave.
Officers also said she would give the student rides to schools at times and was also heard on a recording saying “she had been in love with the student for four years and seeing him again makes her want to be with him again.”
Authorities have not released information regarding how the two met, considering they were at different schools and got how long the two have been sneaking around.