Jal City Manager Under Investigation

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

JAL, NEW MEXICO - The city manager in Jal is under investigation.

Eva Sanchez was put on paid leave on June 3rd while the internal investigation is underway.

NewsWest 9 called Jal Mayor Cheryl Chance.

She gave us a prepared statement saying the investigation will determine if any state laws or city policies have been violated.

She has no idea when the review will be finished.

Sanchez has held the city manager position since 2008.