Attorney General Balderas Indicts County Commissioner Barney Trujillo On Corruption Charges

Rio Arriba County Commissioner Barney Trujillo
AG News:
ESPANOLA Thursday, Attorney General Hector Balderas announced a Rio Arriba County Grand Jury returned an indictment against Rio Arriba County Commissioner Barney Trujillo, on three felony counts of Unlawful Interest in a Public Contract and one felony count of Campaign Contribution Disclosure and Prohibition.
“Public school funds should be used on the needs of students,” Balderas said. “I will continue to bring charges against candidates and officials who fail to serve our communities by pursuing or failing to disclose improper financial interests.”
Trujillo will be arraigned, but that date has not yet been set.