Paisano Pete Landmark Returns to Ft. Stockton

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

FT. STOCKTON - A famous Fort Stockton landmark is back where he belongs.

This is after getting a $900 dollar makeover to fix faded paint and hail damage, Paisano Pete is back on the street.

The 11 foot tall, 22 foot long road runner statue was sent away to the Lynaugh prison for the paint job.

Three inmates worked on the famous roadrunner for two weeks.

While he was away, 55 people called the chamber asking where he was.