Lubbock city workers indicted for felony theft - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Lubbock city workers indicted for felony theft

Jesus Martinez Flores, 25 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Jesus Martinez Flores, 25 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
Ramauldo Guerrero, 36 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Ramauldo Guerrero, 36 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
Juan Carlos Sanchez, 25 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Juan Carlos Sanchez, 25 (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Three City of Lubbock workers accused of stealing from the city were indicted on Tuesday.

Ramauldo Guerrero, Jesus Flores, and Juan Sanchez were all charged with first degree felony theft between $100,000 and $200,000.

The three were arrested on May 1.

Police say they stole brass and copper meter fittings from their jobs at the Water Utilities Department.

The city says the theft took place over the course of two years. They estimate the financial loss of those stolen parts at around $108,000 dollars.

Police say two other people involved in the crime were also indicted for theft on Tuesday.

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