Robert James Tooney: Guilty Plea

May 5

Robert James Tooney of Dickinson was placed on six years community supervision May 5 in Galveston County State District Court after pleading guilty to a 3rd degree felony charge of misapplication of fiduciary property.

Galveston County Assistant District Attorney Robert Buss prosecuted Tooney, who sold fictitious European bank notes to an elderly woman. Tooney was also ordered to pay $26,000 in restitution to the victim.