WACO, Texas (KWTX) – The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday announced the arrest of Timothy Bruner, 59, a teacher at Connally ISD, on a charge of online solicitation of a minor.
Bruner was arrested Thursday morning and his arrest was announced during a news conference meant to update county residents on the arrest of an inmate who escaped a day earlier.
The teacher allegedly communicated with an undercover deputy participating in an operation meant to combat human trafficking.
Bruner allegedly exchanged photos and lewd texts with whom he believed to be a minor, investigators said.
No further information was provided. This is a developing story.
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