Court clerk charged with taking bribes

Posted at 5:43 PM, Dec 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-01 17:43:22-05

A court clerk and an outside accomplice from the 36th District Court are facing charges for allegedly taking bribes and fixing tickets.

Authorities say the two worked together forging documents to dismiss tickets and collect bribes, sharing the take.

According to investigators, they collected $20,000 while dismissing $40,000 in fines and costs.

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