The arrest of Todd Howe came after he admitted Thursday during testimony that he violated the terms of his plea deal in the case against former Cuomo aide Joseph Percoco and others.READ MORE: Search Resumes For Brian Laundrie While Authorities Perform Autopsy On Body Believed To Be Gabby Petito
A judge signed an order Thursday, saying the government notified him that the revocation of Howe’s bail was appropriate at this time.
Howe testified since Monday, supporting government’s claims Percoco accepted over $300,000 in bribes from three businessmen in exchange for helping them with the state.READ MORE: New Video Shows Brawl Outside Carmine's: Restaurant Says It Was Over Proof Of Vaccination, Defense Attorney Claims Hostess Used Racial Slur
His arrest came hours after he testified that he violated the terms of his cooperation agreement when he lied to a credit card company to try to get it to remove a $600 fee for a night he spent at the luxury Waldorf Astoria hotel.
Howe has agreed to remain imprisoned.
His lawyer declined comment.MORE NEWS: Mayor De Blasio Announces Changes To Intake At Rikers Island After Isaabdul Karim's Death, 12th In Last 12 Months
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