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A weak cold front will work into the area later tonight with a chance of rain. Chance of rain into early Sunday as well. Best instabilities are to our southwest and thats where the heaviest rains will be. A little cooler tonight into Sunday with mostly cloudy skies. Upper Low will cross the region Monday night into early Tuesday with ...
Appeals court upholds judge's ruling throwing out case against former BPD officer
BEAUMONT - An appeals court has upheld a judge's decision that throws out the conviction of a former Beaumont police officer who was charged with tampering with a government document.
An attorney for Eric Heilman tells KFDM News his client wants to return to law enforcement.
Attorneys expect the ruling to have the same impact on former officer Brad Beaulieu, who was also charged with Heilman. We're told Beaulieu also wants to return to law enforcement.
Judge Lupe Flores ruled the statute of limitations prohibited the state from prosecuting the defendants.