by Mindy Aguon
Guam - Retired assistant fire chief Frank Mesa is scheduled to appear back in court tomorrow for a pre-trial conference. Mesa pleaded not guilty to multiple counts of theft by deception and official misconduct. Mesa arrested by the Guam Police Department's Government Corruption Task Force in relation to an exclusive KUAM News investigation.
He is accused of billing the government for work he never performed at the Guam Fire Department, while he was instead working at the Transportation Security Administration. Several motions were filed today and another pre-trial conference is scheduled for tomorrow while jury selection is set to begin next week on the 9th.