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Guilty of Hiding
Dec 18, 2013 12:38 PM CST
Ex-BP Engineer Guilty of Hiding Spill Evidence
Jury said deleted text messages amounted to obstruction of justice
- A former BP drilling engineer was convicted today of deleting text messages to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, making him the first former or current BP official to be found guilty in the mess. He now faces up...
BP Spill Texts
Apr 24, 2012 1:06 PM CDT
Feds: Engineer Deleted 200 BP Spill Texts
Kurt Mix the first to be hit with criminal charges
- The Justice Department said today it filed the first criminal charges in the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, accusing a former BP engineer of destroying evidence. Kurt Mix was arrested on two counts of obstruction of justice, and is accused of deleting a string of 200 text...
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