Posted On: January 9, 2009 by Ronald V. Miller, Jr.

Baltimore Mayor Dixon Indicted

Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon was indicted today for perjury, theft, fraudulent misappropriation and misconduct. Mayor Dixon is expected to appear at a new conference with her lawyer Arnold M. Weiner this afternoon.

The crazy thing Mayor Dixon - by most accounts - has been doing a fantastic job as Mayor of Baltimore.

Just when Baltimore was starting to shed its "The Wire" rap....

You can find the Baltimore Sun story here.