Absent but not missing Detroit City Councilman — he still holds the title, as he's not yet been removed by his fellow councilmen — Charles Pugh has been in New York City for at least a month. Today, he showed his face on social media.
Newly elected Detroit Public Schools board member Sherry Gay-Dagnogo posts on Facebook that she ran into AWOL Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh on Sunday in New York City, where we told you he was sighted on Friday. Pugh is "physically OK," Gay-Dagnogo says.
An alert tipster passes along word to Jalopnik Detroit that Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh, who has not been seen in the city since June but was last spotted in Seattle, is currently roaming about New York City.
One could argue that there's no need for any more notebook reporting of the allegations surrounding Charles Pugh because we know exactly how this is going to play out.
Ten days ago, intern-bullying Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh disappeared from public view, stopped showing up to meetings and deleted all traces of social media in the midst of a municipal struggle swirling around a possible city bankruptcy. Today, he's facing serious allegations of misconduct with a…
What began as an innocuous tweet about Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh turned into a Twitter boxing match, with the politician delivering most of blows to an intern at Automotive News — an auto-focused industry publication.