WFAA report: John Wiley Price arrested on federal bribery, tax charges

07/25/2014 9:41 AM

07/25/2014 10:11 AM

FBI agents arrested Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price Friday morning, ushering in a new chapter in what is arguably the most high-profile public corruption investigation in Dallas history.

Sarah Saldaña, the U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Texas who is leading the investigation of Price, announced the specific charges at a news conference.

“All told, Commissioner Price took in more than $1.1 million that he did not report to the proper authorities,” Saldaña said. Story at WFAA.com.

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