Smith County Constable Arrested

Smith County Precinct 1 Constable Henry Jackson was booked and released from jail this afternoon.  He was arrested this morning for an indictment alleging seven counts of tampering with a government document.

Jackson is being investigated for possible violations of the state occupational code, after several deputy constables were seen working for Jackson's private security business.

We will have more on this story tonight on KLTV 7 News at 5 and 6.