Queens substitute art teacher, 52, is arrested after threatening to shoot classroom
Queens substitute art teacher, 52, is arrested for threatening to SHOOT middle schoolers because they weren't listening to him during class
- Alejandro Rocha, 52, was arrested on Wednesday after confessing to the threat
- Rocha was leading an art class at the Intermediate School 5, the Walter Crowley School, in Maspeth when he made his disturbing comment
- The Sunnyside resident has been a substitute teacher for 20 years and has no prior disciplinary history
- He has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat
A substitute teacher in Queens has been arrested for threatening to shoot a classroom of middle schoolers on Wednesday.
Alejandro Rocha, 52, was arrested later that day and charged with making a terroristic threat after telling the art class at Intermediate School 5, the Walter Crowley School, in Maspeth: 'If you won't do as you're told, I'm gonna shoot you — and yes, I have a gun.'
None of the students made a complaint about the comment but Rocha confessed about what he'd said to a supervisor.
Rocha told top school officials …
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