The husband of Democrat Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren was arrested on drug charges Wednesday in New York following a police raid one day prior.
Timothy Garrison was apprehended by law enforcement and faces two drug changes and a weapons charge, according to a report by the Daily Caller.
Video was released from local News 10 NBC of Garrison’s arrest.
The husband of Mayor Lovely Warren, Timothy Granison, being escorted out of State Police barracks tonight in handcuffs. https://t.co/rD7fHfzono
— Brett Davidsen (@whec_bdavidsen) May 20, 2021
Garrison’s wife and Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren issued a statement following the events.
“The Mayor is just learning about the events that unfolded this afternoon and has no more information than the rest of the community. She hopes to learn more information this evening and will have a statement tomorrow.”
Here is a statement from Mayor Warren’s communications director. pic.twitter.com/WJXVxW4C4k
— Tyler Brown 13 WHAM (@tbrown13WHAM) May 19, 2021
The mayor also faces her own investigation regarding unrelated campaign finance violations. The violations were reported by The Associated Press.