MI: Businessman Guilty in Detroit Airport Scandal

Nov. 27, 2018

A businessman who bankrolled former Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Anthony Marrocco’s failed re-election campaign and who factored into the landmark racketeering case against ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick pleaded guilty Monday for his role in covering up a multimillion dollar corruption scandal involving Detroit Metropolitan Airport.

Angelo D'Alessandro, 54, of Shelby Township faces up to three years in federal prison. He is the fourth person to plead guilty in a widening criminal case involving the airport, bribes and corrupt contracts that has led to charges against five people.

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