Skip to comments.Pittsburgh mayoral candidate A.J. Richardson arrested
Posted on 04/03/2013 10:45:41 AM PDT by rightwingintelligentsia
PITTSBURGH A self-described community activist running an underdog campaign for mayor may be an even longer shot now that he's been charged with driving under the influence.
A.J. Richardson, 36, was arrested early Wednesday in Pittsburgh's West End. Police say they found him slumped over the wheel of his green minivan that was stopped on Steuben Street with the engine still running at about 3 a.m.
According to the criminal complaint, Richardson refused a blood test and "became verbally hostile stating that he was going to be mayor repeatedly."
Richardson, whose full name is Abdula Jamal Richardson, is running as a Democrat in the May primary. He lists his occupation as school bus monitor.
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You’d be right, by the way.
He will win.
His chances just went up. Being a lawbreaker and alcoholic are basic requirements for Dem. candidates.
Forget the mayor thing, this guy needs to be at the next Obama beer summit.
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We're a long, loooong way from the Pittsburgh I remember.
If he’s a Dem, Ellison and Obama will fund raise for another facial tattoo.
OMG!!! OMG!!! And DEMOCRATS WOULD VOTE FOR HIM!!! America is GONE!!
Way to represent, Pittsburgh Democrats.