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Former middle school band director arrested for sexual assault of child

David Warren Gunn, 56, arrested Wednesday in New Braunfels

Booking photo for David Warren Gunn.
Booking photo for David Warren Gunn.

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas – A former band director at Canyon Middle School in New Braunfels was arrested Wednesday and charged with sexual assault of a child.

New Braunfels police said David Warren Gunn, 56, was taken into custody without incident at his home.

He is accused of having a sexual relationship with a former student in 2007 when the victim was 16 years old.

Gunn was taken to the Guadalupe County Jail, and his bond was set at $150,000.

Police said more charges are pending against Gunn. Investigators are asking any other potential victims to contact Detective Richard Groff at 830-221-4167.

Gunn faces punishment of 2 to 20 years in prison and a fine of up $10,000 if he is convicted.