Ex Grimes Deputy Out on Bond

A Grimes County sheriff's deputy is out of jail after being arrested on burglary charges.

Joseph Porter, 51, was released Wednesday on a $5,000 bond after being arrested by Navasota police.

Porter is accused of stealing about $6,000 from Frank's Towing and Repair.

Authorities say he was caught on surveillance camera, which was set up after money went missing from the store's safe.

Porter was fired by the Grimes County Sheriff's Office.

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