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Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and one of District Attorney Thomas Spota’s top aides have been indicted on charges that they obstructed a federal civil rights investigation into the beating of a handcuffed prisoner by a police chief.
Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and the chief of his anti-corruption bureau, Christopher McPartland, were named in an indictment charging them with obstruction of justice, witness tampering and other offenses related to the case against former county Police Chief James Burke.
District Attorney Thomas Spota has announced his intention to retire after 16 years in office. a day after being charged in an assault cover-up case.
District Attorney Thomas Spota issued a written statement on Wednesday afternoon:
“I will be leaving my post as District Attorney at the earliest opportunity after the resolution of normal administrative matters relating to my retirement. The Governor will be notified of my decision today. The Chief Assistant District Attorney, Emily Constant, will thereafter assume my duties and responsibilities.”
District Attorney Thomas Spota, 76, and Christopher McPartland, 51, the head of the district attorney’s political corruption unit, were taken into custody by the FBI on Wednesday.
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Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota stepping down after feds indict him for covering up police chief beating
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Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota to Resign After Federal Indictment
Suffolk county da thomas spota stepping down after feds indict him for covering up police chief beating