TIMOTHY Granison is married to the Mayor of Rochester, Lovely Warren.
It was reported that Granison was arrested on drug and weapons charges on May 20, 2021.
Mayor Lovely Warren and husband Timothy GranisonCredit: City of Rochester, NY – Mayor’s Office
Who is Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren’s husband?
Timothy Granison is married to Lovely Warren.
Lovely Ann Warren is an American politician and lawyer serving as the 69th mayor of Rochester, New York.
Timothy Granison was arrested on May 19, 2021Credit: AP
The couple have one child together.
A 2012 profile of Warren states that Granison worked for Catholic Charities Community Services and United Parcel Service of America Inc.
Why was Timothy Granison charged?
Granison was charged after cocaine was found in his car and a semi-automatic rifle was discovered at his home.
New York state police arrived at the property at around 4.30pm yesterday as part of an “ongoing investigation” and the mayor’s husband, Timothy Granison, was taken into custody.
Warren, 43, is the homeowner and lives at the property with her husband.
State police conducted a search of Rochester Mayor, Lovely Warren’s houseCredit: AP
He was reportedly pulled over by cops in his car and was found to be in possession of a large quantity of cocaine, according to authorities.
A semi-automatic rifle was reportedly found in the Mayor’s room with a loaded gun in the bedroom.
What did Lovely Warren say about Granison’s arrest?
Following the raid, Warren said that she finds the timing “very suspicious” as it comes just three weeks before early voting.
Justin Roj, the City Communications Director, said Mayor Warren hopes to be able to issue a statement at some point soon.
Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley said Granison’s arrest is part of a seven-month narcotics ring investigation, WHAM 13 reports.
Rochester, New York Mayor, Lovely Warren, addresses the media Thursday May 20, 2021 after her husband was arrested on gun and drug chargesCredit: AP
Six others have been charged and seven locations have been searched.
Granison pleaded guilty to second-degree robbery in 1997, then aged 18, and received five years probation.
It was reported that he was the getaway driver during a jewelry robbery.
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