THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Turner arrested, charged with accepting a bribe

City councilor denies taking $1,000 payoff

A frame from a video recording allegedly shows Turner accepting $1,000 cash. A frame from a video recording allegedly shows Turner accepting $1,000 cash. (FBI SURVEILLANCE PHOTO)
By Jonathan Saltzman and Shelley Murphy
Globe Staff / November 22, 2008

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

The grainy surveillance pictures looked similar, but the subject within them had changed. The FBI swooped into Boston City Hall yesterday morning and charged Councilor Chuck Turner with accepting a bribe, marking the second high-profile arrest of a black politician in a month and triggering fresh questions over where the federal investigation goes from here. (Full article: 1391 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass