Federal Grand Jury investigating Harrisburg financial crisis

Posted on July 27th, 2012 in News and Commentary

Federal Grand Jury investigating Harrisburg financial crisis

From CBS 21 News:

…Multiple sources have confirmed that a secret federal grand jury has convened in Williamsport to investigate Harrisburg’s financial mess, specifically financial transactions involving current and former city officials, including former Mayor Stephen Reed…

Now, sources tell CBS 21 News the grand jury is looking at evidence concerning campaign contributions and if former Harrisburg officials personally profited from city business.

One piece of the federal investigation, we’re told, includes a bank account from Pottsville that reed funded with $7 million from the sale of water bonds…

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