Jimmy Dimora, the former sewer maintenance worker and Suburban mayor, longtime Cuyahoga County Commissioner, and ring leader in the Cuyahoga County Corruption scandal was taken into custody this AM. The story of the molecular corruption of a large regional metropolitan government has now reached its climax. The picture from photographer Martin Fong at the Cleveland Plain Dealer, is one Cuyahoga County residents have long awaited.
The denouement will be protracted, but will include the end of many legal and judicial careers caught up in the corruption.
Update: Two sitting Cuyahoga County Judges: Bridget McCafferty and Steven Terry have also been taken into federal custody.