Bribery Charges On Henderson Business Owner

An East Texas business owner has been convicted on numerous federal charges including bribery and money laundering. 61 year old, Joe Mack Pool, the owner of  Machinery Transport in Henderson was found guilty by a Little Rock, Arkansas jury on 97 counts, from conspiracy to bribing public officials for state contracts.

Pool was also found guilty of money laundering and witness tampering in cases that go back to 2002. He is awaiting sentencing.