Questions remain around former Wrangell police officer
July 2, 2020
In early June, the Wrangell Sentinel received several emails regarding one of the city's police officers, Paul Jay Huerta. One of these emails linked to a news article and video, alleging that Huerta left his previous job in California for harassing a suspect. Recently, city officials informed the paper that Huerta was no longer employed by the Wrangell Police Department. However, the city has not provided information as to why he resigned.
A July 9, 2018 article by the Desert Sun shares a controversial video that may involve Huerta. In this video, a Desert Hot Springs police officer, who r...