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Former Lubbock Animal Services Director facing felony theft charges

Kevin Overstreet (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center) Kevin Overstreet (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Kevin Overstreet, a former City of Lubbock Animal Services Director, is set to face trial in Lubbock County on multiple felony charges.

In March of this year, the Lubbock Police Department filed three felony theft charges against Overstreet and issued a warrant for his arrest. 

According to documents obtained by KCBD, the three theft counts are for stealing money between $1,500 to $20,000, offenses that date back to 2012.  

Overstreet is accused of writing hot checks at Lowe's and United grocery stores, along with a Stripes convenience store.

He's also accused of accepting payment from two people for services that were not completed.

The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Department confirms that Overstreet was arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma back in April of this year.

He was then transferred to the Lubbock County Detention Center on May 11 and bonded out the same day.

364th District Court Judge Brad Underwood recused himself from the case on June 26.

We will continue to follow this investigation as another judge is assigned and a court date is scheduled.

RELATED STORY: City of Lubbock fires Animal Services Director Kevin Overstreet

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