(STAR-TELEGRAM) — GRAPEVINE, Texas — A Grapevine car salesman is accused of stealing a customer’s nude photos and sending them to a swingers website as the customer waited to buy a car last year, according to a lawsuit filed in Dallas County.
The salesman, Matthew Luke Thomas, 44, also faces a Class B misdemeanor charge in Tarrant County of computer security breach related to the accusation. He was arrested in November 2015 and released on $5,000 bond.
Tim and Claire Gautreaux filed the lawsuit Thursday against Thomas, Texas Toyota of Grapevine and Toyota Motor North America.
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The Gautreauxs had gone to the Grapevine dealership on Jan. 27, 2015, to buy a new car. As the couple talked with a salesman, Tim Gautreaux, a local pastor, told the salesman about an app on his phone to help with pre-approved financing, the lawsuit said.