July 1st, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Former Cecil Township police chief gambled away a special department fund
Former Cecil Township police chief John Pushak, 67, has been charged with gambling away approximately $9,900 from a special department account. The money was mishandled between January 2010 and January 2013, and gambled at The Meadows Racetrack in North Strabane Township and Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh. Pushak resigned on the 1st of April in 2013, after 32 years as chief. He has since paid back the money that was meant for investigations and police equipment. Pushak will be sentenced on the 29th of August 2016.