Questions remain around former Wrangell police officer
July 2, 2020
WRANGELL - 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 off...