DPS Trooper Charged with Bribery
POSTED: Tuesday, March 31, 2009 - 8:21am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
A Weslaco DPS Trooper is arrested and faces several charges.
Juan Ramos Jr. was arrested on Friday by criminal law enforcement officers at his office in Weslaco and the 28 year-old trooper faces three charges including bribery, tampering with evidence and tampering with government records.
Ramon paid a $15,000 dollar bond and was released from the Hidalgo county jail. DPS officials say the trooper has been suspended with pay and pending an administrative investigation. Ramon has been a DPS trooper for about 4 years.