La Joya city official arrested following FBI raid

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LA JOYA, Texas – The FBI confirming the arrest of a La Joya city official after a raid on Friday. La Joya Housing Authority Vice Chairwoman, Sylvia Valdez, was arrested this morning on charges of theft or bribery concerning programs receiving federal funds. The charges stemmed from a joint investigation involving the FBI and the HUD Office of Inspector General. Valdez faced a federal judge this afternoon.

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