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.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.