Mount Vernon Mayor Pleads Guilty to Stealing Campaign Funds; to Resign in September

Mount Vernon mayor Richard Thomas pleaded guilty yesterday to stealing campaign funds and lying on a disclosure to the State Board of Elections. New York Attorney General Letitia James said Thomas was ordered to pay a $13,000 fine in addition to a one-year conditional discharge. Thomas may not seek or accept any elected or appointed public office. He’ll also resign and leave office effective September 30th.

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