Ex-Montgomery County fire chief jailed for theft

May 10, 2011 7:01:02 PM PDT
A former Montgomery County fire chief will go to jail for stealing money from the county.

Robert Robinson pleaded guilty to theft and will serve a year in jail starting next week.

A Montgomery County grand jury indicted Robinson for illegally taking and using county funds for personal gain and to benefit others.

Robinson served as a fire chief with the Montgomery County emergency services district. Robinson has paid $20,000 restitution.