Pedro Gautier Espada
Pedro Espada Jr. was a free man Wednesday night. The embattled state senator and his son pleaded not guilty to accusations they looted a Bronx health clinic to live high on the hog.
It was at the FBI headquarters Wednesday that Bronx Senator Pedro Espada Jr. and his son, Pedro G. Espada, surrendered to face embezzlement and conspiracy charges.
The Democrat, who lost his fall re-election bid, and his son Pedro Gautier Espada are accused of taking money from Comprehensive Community Development Corp.