Why Nashville's Mayor Plead Guilty to $10K+ Theft & Resigned

Mar 10, 2018

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry unexpectedly announced she was resigning Tuesday morning--after appearing in court and pleading guilty to theft of property over $10,000. Just how sudden was the announcement, and how does her guilty plea relate to an affair she had with the head of her security, Sgt. Rob Forrest?

From Nashville Public Radio, morning host Jason Moon Wilkins joins us to explain the situation in further detail. Wilkins appears each week in the Tri-Star State politics podcast broadcast on WUTC.