By JOE BOCANEGRA
Special to the NEWS
A veteran San Benito police officer currently in remission after suffering a long, arduous battle with stage IV colon cancer now faces a new challenge: keeping his job.
The San Benito Civil Service Commission unanimously voted to allow Officer Guadalupe Ayala, a 20-year veteran of the San Benito Police Department, 30 days to prove he’s fit for duty by submitting a medical evaluation from his doctors clearing him.
The action was taken at a Civil Service meeting Tuesday morning at 7 a.m.
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