One of his employees was caught illegally transporting water across district boundaries at least 12 times and officials demanded payment for the water taken and the private investigator they hired to investigate the crime.

Attorneys representing Selleck claim the two parties reached the agreement on Thursday (09Jul15), and the settlement will now go before the water district board for approval at a meeting scheduled for next week (15Jul15).

Calleguas bosses initially filed a complaint against the Magnum P.I. star and his wife, accusing them of taking water from a fire hydrant and delivering it to their sprawling ranch in Hidden Valley, which is located outside the boundaries of their service area.