'Not Guilty' Plea in Costumed Waver Case
Fri, 26 Mar 2010 04:24:02 GMT —
The Harlingen business owner who was cited for using a costumed person to wave outside his tax preparation office plead ~not guilty TM in court Thursday afternoon.
David Perez from Liberty Income Tax received four citations from the City of Harlingen.
Code enforcement claimed a man dressed as the Statue of Liberty was considered an illegal sign.
Lady Liberty would wave to motorists outside Perez TM tax preparation office on 810 North 13th Street.
A judge ordered Perez to meet with the city TMs attorney to try and work on an agreement before a potential trial by jury.
Perez told Action 4 News he plans to fight the city, no matter what the cost in the end.Click here to view the original report