Judge Sentences Councilman Beeman to Jail

August 18, 2011

Magesterial District Judge Tom Robie found Erie County Councilman Ebert Beeman guilty of two separate violations of driving while his license is suspended today in Erie County court.

Assistant District Attorney Roger Bauer present video evidence from the Erie County Courthouse surveillance system that clearly shows Councilman Beeman walking from the courthouse to the McDonalds' parking lot, entering a dark colored Jeep Liberty vehicle, and then driving from the lot to West 5th street and turning left on to State street.
MDJ Robie found Beeman guilty on both violations and sentenced him to sixty days in the Erie County Prison and a $1,000 fine. Both sentences are to be served consecutively will result in 120 days incarceration.


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