Operations director in Rensselaer County on administrative leave

April 01, 2019 12:56 PM

Rensselaer County has placed Steve McLaughlin's operations director, Richard Crist, on administrative leave without pay.

The Times Union first reported the FBI and state attorney general's office launched a criminal investigation into Crist.

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County officials say based on the information available, the reported investigation is unrelated to county government operations.


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