Arrest Made After Retired Sheriff's Deputy Hit by Truck

A former Central Texas prison guard was behind bars herself Saturday after she was charged in an incident in which a retired sheriff

Vivian Reat (Jail photo)

MOODY (August 9, 2014) A former Central Texas prison guard remained in jail Saturday after a retired sheriff's deputy was hit by a truck.

Vivian Reat was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

She was held Saturday in the McLennan County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bond, according to online jail records.

According to Moody Police Chief Chris Vesleka, Reat was arrested after her husband was hit by a truck and trailer.

It's unknown if he was injured in the incident.

Her husband is a retired McLennan County sheriff's deputy.

Reat previously worked as a guard for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

She was held Friday in the McLennan County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bond.


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