Special Agents with the FBI, IRS & HUD-OIG arrested Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia earlier this a.m. at his home in Fall River, MA on charges he defrauded investors & used funds to pay for lavish lifestyle & political campaign. Details to follow @ 11am press conference @DMAnews1
The mayor of Fall River stole money from investors and spent it on a Mercedes, designer clothes, and adult entertainment, the US Attorney's office for Massachusetts said Thursday. https://t.co/70xSJBBmlS
For an in-depth look at Fall River mayor Jasiel Correia, arrested by the FBI this a.m., check out this April @CommonWealthMag profile, which has lots of detail on the corruption questions that have been swirling around him. https://t.co/ohvC7vTE8h
SAC Shaw joins our law enforcement partners to announce the arrest of Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia in connection with a multi-year investment fraud scheme. He allegedly used investor funds to pay for lavish lifestyle, political campaign & student loans. https://t.co/pTNcNJMExy
“Taxpayers deserve more from their elected officials.” US Attorney says Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia also took steps to hide the scheme, filing amended tax returns, after finding out he was under federal investigation. @NBC10Boston @necn
The legal defense and campaign funds of Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia, arrested today on federal fraud charges, are stuffed with cash from marijuana businesses seeking to open in his city.
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“I don’t think he should be charged for none of it. He’s trying to do things. He’s trying to get the city done.”
#FallRiver, please do better. Be better. At least do as the motto says and try to grow past what @MayorJFC turned the city into.