WFPD: WFISD Teacher Arrested for Improper Relationship Between Educator and Student

Wichita Falls, Texas – According to the Wichita Falls Police Department, Amber Witte, a WFISD teacher, turned herself in to the Wichita County Jail today on an arrest warrant for Improper Relationship Between Educator and Student.

According to WFISD officials, Witte taught math at the Wichita Falls High School for seven years, and has since resigned.

According to the arrest affidavit, on June 5th, a WFPD officer responded to the Wichita Falls High School in reference to a possible inappropriate relationship between a teacher and student.

The school's principal told police that she had been informed about the relationship by another teacher who overheard students talking about it. The principal said she interviewed students about the incident and discovered the name of the student and teacher.

 The principal interviewed the victim,  who admitted he had sexual intercourse with the suspect , 29-year-old Amber Witte at her house sometime in April. The principal and two other school officials interviewed Witte about the incident. During the interview, Witte admitted to engaging in oral sex with the victim at her house. 

The principal said the victim was currently enrolled as a student with the WFISD, and was still enrolled the time of the offense. 

The victim also stated that he and Witte began texting each other in the Fall of 2014 about school-related activities, however, the texts turned to a sexual nature in March/April of 2015.

 The victim said that in April, he and Witte planned to meet at her house after school, where they became involved in sexual acts.

The victim said in the weeks that followed, the contact between the two slowly decreased and then stopped altogether. The victim said he and Witte had only one sexual encounter. 

Authorities say the victim and Witte's stories matched, except when Witte denied having sexual intercourse with the victim, but she did admit to performing oral sex on him.

On June 5th, WFPD Detectives were notified about an improper sexual relationship between Witte and a student. A warrant was issued for her arrest. Her bond was set at $5,000.