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: Dallas Wings Partner With American Cancer Society To Shrink Health Equity Gap
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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: Burleson Police Officer Stable After Being Shot 'Multiple' Times, Search Continues For 3 Suspects
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