San Juan Police Chief Suspended With Pay

SAN JUAN — San Juan Police Chief Ruben Morin was placed on administrative leave Tuesday as the city investigates whether he targeted officers after he received unfavorable results from a Texas Municipal Police Association survey.

A standing-room-only crowd of supporters filled the meeting room at the San Juan Memorial Library as members of the San Juan City Commission discussed taking action on the police chief.

The item was initially set on the agenda for discussion in executive session; however, Morin asked that the item be discussed in open session.

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