Deputy Lt. John Davis said the investigation involved some missing money from an inmate’s property.
As soon as Sheriff Carlos Carrizales, Jr. heard that money was missing he ordered Davis and the Criminal Investigations Division to look into the matter.
The jailer arrested Tuesday has been identified as Angel Perez. Information about the investigation was not released until Wednesday afternoon — past this newspaper's press deadline.
We will have more on this story in the weekend edition of the Beeville Bee-Picayune.