McKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A McKinney man was arrested for a long running series of thefts during election season, Collin County Sheriff’s investigators said Friday, Nov. 6.
Johnny Alcantara, 73, has allegedly stolen hundreds of T-posts holding campaign signs at multiple locations across Collin County during the last three years.READ MORE: State Fair Taking Extra Measures To Keep Guests Safe
The Sheriff’s Office said he took the posts from candidates of all stripes: Republicans, Democrats and Independents.READ MORE: Officials: Man Suspected Of Making Threats Against Texas Lawmakers Arrested
Alcantara was arrested at his home Friday after confessing to the thefts.
Alcantara is being held at the Collin County Detention Facility and is set to go before a judge later in the day.MORE NEWS: State Fair Offers Hundreds Of Free Acts, Shows And Exhibits
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