Staff ReportNewsWest 9
A former Justice of the Peace in Culberson County is behind bars.
Oscar Espinoza Senior was sentenced on Monday to a year and a half behind bars for stealing traffic fine payments.
Espinoza admitted to cashing checks and money orders for traffic fines then pocketing the money for himself over a two year period.
He'll now have to pay that money back to the tune of nearly $91,000 .
Espinoza was caught by the FBI.