Former city employee bonds out of jail Friday morning - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

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Former city employee bonds out of jail Friday morning

Source: LSO Source: LSO

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A former city employee is out of jail on Friday morning, after he was arrested for spending our tax dollars on personal property.

John Cobb, the city's former Landfill Manager, left the Lubbock County Jail around 1:00 a.m. Friday. He was fired last week after his supervisors questioned some of the charges on his city issued credit card, including a storage shed and other building materials.

Cobb also faces additional charges after police found a silencer on his property, the possession of which is a third degree felony.

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