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Alan Hevesi, disgraced former state comptroller, released from prison
Posted: 3:56 PM, Dec 12, 2012
Updated: 2012-12-12 16:06:02-05
Former New York State Comptroller Alan Hevesi arrives home in Queens after spending 20 months in prison.
Former New York State Comptroller Alan Hevesi is a free man.
He arrived at his home in Queens today after serving 20 months for his involvement in a massive pension fund “pay to play” scandal.
“I’m very, very happy to be home with my family and wish all you guys a very happy holiday season,” he said as he arrived at his home.
The 72-year old was the sole trustee of the fund, now valued at nearly 150 billion dollars.
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