BREAKING: Refugio police officer Lee Jordan found not guilty

Officer Jordan was accused of pepper-spraying a three-day-old infant
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REFUGIO COUNTY, Texas – On Wednesday, May 4, a Refugio County jury found Refugio police officer Lee Jordan not guilty.

Officer Jordan was accused of pepper-spraying a three-day-old infant on March 12, 2021. He turned himself in on April 8, 2021, and bonded out on the same day. Officer Jordan was indicted on injury to a child and official oppression charges by a Refugio County grand jury.

Refugio County Assistant District Attorney Tim Poynter released the following statement following the verdict:

“I just want to thank the jurors for their patience and time.”

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The Refugio County Sheriff’s Office provided the above photo.