Saturday, August 29, 2009

More problems for the Bandera County Sheriff and the citizens of Bandera County.

Whistleblower suit accuses Bandera County sheriff

By Zeke MacCormack - Express-News

A former Bandera County deputy claims in a federal whistleblower lawsuit that he was fired in retaliation for reporting “unlawful, irregular and corrupt activities” by Sheriff Weldon Tucker and others.

Scott A. Sharp filed the suit Aug. 18 in U.S. District Court in San Antonio against Tucker and two other sheriff's department administrators — in their official capacities and as individuals — and against the county.

The suit seeks at least $2 million in damages.

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