Former Macomb County Commissioner of Public Works indicted for extortion

Anthony Marrocco accused of extorting county contractors

Feds: Ex-Macomb Co. Public Works chief ran massive extortion scheme.

MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. – Former Macomb County Commissioner of Public Works Anthony Marrocco is accused of extorting county contractors out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

A federal indictment claims Marrocco threatened to pull municipal contracts and withhold permits from contractors unless he received the payments.

Click here to read more about the entire Macomb County bribery case.

Here is the full federal indictment for Marrocco:


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