JPSO Deputy Arrested, Accused Of Stealing

Jefferson Parish deputies announce they arrested one of their own.  Deputy George Hernandez, Sr., according to the department, was working in the property and evidence section.

He’s accused of systematically stealing items he was supposed to be guarding.

According to the department, some of the items were found in Slidell at Hernandez’s home and at another location.

After his arrest, he was fired from the department.