Use of dump truck lands San Benito city employees hot water
Tue, 10 Jul 2012 22:12:38 GMT —
Three San Benito city employees are facing criminal charges after allegedly using a city dump and stole city property.
San Benito police reported 51-year-old Adolfo Gamez, 52-year-old Javier Villarreal and 31-year-old Esequiel Diaz surrendered Monday afternoon.
All three men work for the San Benito Water Distribution Department.
Investigators told Action 4 News that the three are accused of using a city dump truck to drop materials off at one of their homes.
The three men are facing unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and Class C misdemeanor theft charges.
Gamez, Villarreal and Diaz appeared before Cameron County Justice of the Peace Manuel Flores, Jr.
Judge Flores issued $5,000 dollar bonds for Gamez and Villarreal and a $5,000 personal recognizance bond for Diaz.