Democrat facing felony charge quits House race

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October 20, 2017

1508450619716A Democratic candidate facing a felony charge of grand larceny has bowed out of the race to challenge Rep. John Faso, R-N.Y.

Steven Brisee, 27, was arrested on Sept. 11 and accused of shoplifting almost $1,500 in merchandise from a Kohl’s department store in Newburgh. He was arraigned and remanded to custody in lieu of $500 bail.

According to the Times Herald-Record newspaper, Brisee also spent eight days in the Ulster County Jail last month after being charged with a misdemeanor count of trespassing. State troopers told the paper that a homeowner in the town of Kerhonksen called police Sept. 9 after finding a stranger’s clothes and a wallet containing some of Brisee’s campaign cards. The candidate was eventually bailed out of jail.

Brisee claimed to live in the 19th District of New York, which he sought to represent. But the Times Herald-Record reported that the address he declared to be his “doesn’t appear to exist.”

5 Comments - what are your thoughts?

  • The Redhawk says:

    Well at LEAST he SCREWED UP BEFORE getting ELECTED instead of SCREWING the AMERICAN Tax payers AFTER HE GOT ELECTED…

  • kbfallon says:

    The democrats want the candidates who already are highly experienced at doing dirty deeds……Liars-Thieves-Conniving-Manipulators- and Scoundrels.
    This saves them the time and trouble of teaching them “how” they do their business.

    1. The Redhawk says:

      The Demo c RATS litmus TEST…GOTTA KNOW HOW TO STEAL… CHEAT… LIE and SELL out to SOROS…

  • Bill says:

    dem/libs just can’t stay out of trouble……no wonder they hate the cops & military……haha….

    1. The Redhawk says:

      10-4

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