Childress Judge Out on Bond

100th District Judge David McCoy
100th District Judge David McCoy

An area judge is out on bond this afternoon after a grand jury indicted him in his own courthouse.

100th District Judge David McCoy is charged with theft by a public servant and abuse of official capacity.

The district clerk says he paid a $5,000 bond for each charge Friday.

McCoy has spent nearly 15 years as district judge in childress and previously served as district attorney.