Former EPISD Asst. Superintendent Pleads Guilty To Corruption
POSTED: Wednesday, December 7, 2011 - 11:04am
UPDATED: Monday, September 10, 2012 - 10:48am
EL PASO- On Wednesday, a former associate superintendent of the El Paso Independent School District pleaded guilty to federal bribery charges.
Tomas Gabaldon admits he accepted money and property in exchange for handing out vendor contracts 2003 through 2005.
The US Government says EPISD lost almost $3,000,000 of tax payer money because of Gabaldon's crime.
He works now for Albuquerque Public Schools, but he'll be sentenced in El Paso on February 29th. He faces up to 20 years in prison, and a $250,000 fine.