Goliad County Sheriff and commissioner candidate Kirby Brumby divulged confidential grand jury information, the county’s district attorney says.

“If a grand jury investigates someone and does not indict, it is not fair to that individual to have his name in the public,” said District Attorney Rob Lassmann in a written statement Wednesday. “This is one of the reasons for grand jury secrecy laws.”

Jon Wilcox reports on courts for the Victoria Advocate. He may be reached jwilcox@vicad.com or 361-580-6515.

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Jon covers crime, public safety and the courts at the Victoria Advocate. Born in Huntsville, Ala., he grew up in Atlanta, Ga. and obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism at Texas State University.

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Alonzo Salazar

First they framed Trump, now they frame Brumby, for heaven’s sake, who they gonna frame next?

Grace Butler

Ah yes, "they", so powerful in Goliad county.

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