Former Police Dispatcher Facing Multiple Charges

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Valley police officers have arrested the driver involved in a deadly car crash in Palmview in August. The wreck happened near the Frontage Road and Showers Road.

Jacob Rivera was taken into custody Tuesday night and is facing multiple charges, including murder. Kryztal Luna ended up dying in the crash.

Investigators say Rivera, who was a police dispatcher, ran a red light. When a state trooper tried to stop Rivera, he allegedly tried to flee. He ended up hitting a concrete pillar under an overpass. Rivera’s bond was set at $300,000.

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