Former Grande Communications Pleads Guilty to Theft Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A former Grande communications employee will spend the next two and a half years in federal prison for stealing cable equipment.

33-year-old Christopher Holguin plead guilty to taking more than a quarter of a million dollars worth of modems, DVR's, and other equipment, then selling it on EBay.

He did it for almost three years before he got caught.

After he gets out, he'll be on probation and will have to pay Grande Communications back for all that equipment he took.