Matthew Turner Abbott, 42, of New Braunfels

Matthew Turner Abbott, 42, of New Braunfels, was convicted of the offense of Attempted Tampering with a Governmental Record, a Class A misdemeanor. According to court documents, Abbott’s case related to the veracity of an application for Texas title for a motor vehicle. After pleading guilty, Abbott was sentenced to one year in the Travis County Jail, probated for two years. During the two year term, he is prohibited from engaging in the buying or selling of motor vehicles for profit. Additional conditions include paying a $3,000 fine and performing 80 hours community service. Abbott’s case, cause number D1DC11-900187, was prosecuted in Travis County.

*Originally published at http://www.window.state.tx.us/about/cid/case_news.html