Democrat Rep Arrested Over Misappropriation Of Campaign Funds (VIDEO)
Rhode Island Democrat Joseph Almeida (Image Providence Journal)
The Providence Journal reports that Rhode Island Democrat Representative, Joseph Almedia has been arrested over suspected misappropriation of campaign funds:
“The Rhode Island State Police have arrested Rhode Island state Rep. Joseph S. Almeida for allegedly misappropriating $6,122.03 in campaign contributions for his personal use, the state police announced Tuesday afternoon.
Almeida, 57, of 299 California Avenue, Providence, was arrested Tuesday and charged with unlawful appropriation more than $1,500, according to the state police.”