At approximately 10:30am Monday morning, Chapa Middle School, a Hays CISD School was contacted by phone and told that a bomb was set to go off in the school in 30 minutes. The Chapa Middle School SRO (School Resource Officer), who was on campus was notified. Hays CISD Administrators and administrators from Chapa determined that they would evacuate the school and once this occurred, the Chapa School Resource Officer and a School Resource Officer from Lehman High School, along with employees of Chapa conducted a search of the school. Nothing of a suspicious nature was located in the school and students were allowed to return to their classrooms.
During the same time as the search, an investigation began into the identity of the caller. An identity of the supect was obtained and at aproximately 11:45pm, Hays County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Rafael Zamora, wm 2-21-89 of an address in Kyle. Zamora was arrested near the school near the intersection of Dacy Lane and Amberwood.
Zamora was transported to the Hays County Jail and charged with Making a False Report. This charge is a State Jail Felony and is punishable by a sentence of up to 2 years in a State Jail and a fine not to exceed $10,000.00. Zamora remains in custody in the Hays County Jail.
This investigation continues.
Pictured: Rafael Zamora
Source: Hays County Sheriff’s OfficeEmail | Print