Resigned Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Johns was back in court Friday after the District Attorney’s Office re-filed charges against him almost a year later.
Charges of promoting prostitution were withdrawn against a former Pittsburgh police officer in court this morning. Michael Johns is now faces charges of insurance fraud, filing a false police report and drug possession.
Michael Johns, a veteran of 17 years with the Pittsburgh Police Department, resigned today. “I resigned today because I have a lot of charges against me and I want to spend my time and attention to defend myself,” he told KDKA-TV.
The name of a missing 19-year-old woman from Mt. Washington was mentioned in the probe of city police officer accused of operating a prostitution ring. Alivia Kail has been missing since March.
A veteran Pittsburgh police officer accused of operating a prostitution service is speaking out. Michael Johns, of Brookline, is also accused of taking women to buy drugs.
A Pittsburgh police officer is facing serious charges after being accused of running a prostitution ring. He may also have a link to a girl that has been missing for months.
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