UPDATE: Matthew Castaneda is sentenced to six months in prison for charges of aiding and abetting in Lubbock on Tuesday.
UPDATE: BIG SPRING -- According to his indictment, Matthew Castaneda is charged with two counts of bribery of public officials and aiding and abetting between September 2012 and December 2012, while he was working at the Big Spring Jail.
A Big Spring police officer is being indicted on federal charges.
Big Spring police department said in a release today that the US Department of Justice served a federal felony indictment on Officer Matt Castaneda yesterday.
Police are only saying the indictment stems from allegations against Castaneda from a previous employer.
Big Spring police say the investigation is ongoing and they will give no further comment at this time.
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