New Jail Board Created to Try and Save the Presidio Jail

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PRESIDIO - A jail board will now look into ways to save the Presidio County Jail.

On Tuesday night, Commissioners selected five people to take on the job.

Several weeks ago, the jail was shut down after the company that ran it backed out of their contract.

Right now, the county' shipping their inmates off to Brewster County and Sierra Blanca which is costing the county a lot of cash.