Odessa Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Cable Equipment

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - An Odessa man is facing 20 years behind bars after admitting he stole more than $250,000 dollars worth of cable equipment from Grande Communications and selling it on EBay.

33-year old Christopher Joe Holguin stole the equipment, including DVR's and modems, while he worked there from 2005 through 2008.

During that time, investigators say he sold more than $270,000 dollars worth of merchandise on EBay.

He'll be sentenced in April which will include paying restitution to Grande Communications.