Officials accused in Weslaco bribery scheme plead not guilty

McALLEN — Four of the defendants in the Weslaco bribery scheme pleaded not guilty here Thursday afternoon to allegations that they participated in a plot to pay off city officials to benefit engineering companies. Former Precinct 1 Hidalgo County Commissioner Arturo “A.C.” Cuellar Jr., former District 2 Weslaco City Commissioner John Cuellar, Rio Grande City … Continue reading Officials accused in Weslaco bribery scheme plead not guilty