UPDATE: Two City of Alto employees were terminated from their positions Monday night, but no names are being released at this time, said City Secretary Cindy Murray.

“The council asked that we refer all questions to the Texas Rangers,” who are investigating an allegation of theft involving the city.

Texas Ranger Chris Baggett of the Tyler District confirmed that the investigation is ongoing, but did not add any other information.

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Original story:

The Texas Rangers are investigating an allegation of theft involving the City of Alto, according to DPS Spokeswoman Trooper Jean Dark.

The investigation was requested by the Alto Police Department. Dark said “no additional information will be released at this time.”

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