Former Mayor In Court

Published 06/11 2014 11:53PM

Updated 06/12 2014 01:27PM

Jim Thorpe, Carbon County- In Carbon County Court the trial began Wednesday morning  for former Coaldale Mayor Richard Corkery.
  The 75 year old Corkery, who is from Schuylkill County, is accused by police of downloading child porn when he was a radio host at W-L-S-H radio in Nesquehoning, Carbon County where police say the crime happened.
Corkery denies the allegations.
As of four o clock Wednesday afternoon the proecution rested.
The defense is expected to begin calling witnesses Thursday morning.
Corkery is expected to testify.

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