PLAQUEMINE, LA (PPN) –New Roads Mayor Robert Myer is set to appear in court Thursday evening. According to multiple sources, Myers is expected to enter a plea after making a deal with prosecutors.
Once Myer enter his plea, he is expected to resign as Mayor. Myer will appear before Judge Engolio in Plaquemine Thursday evening at 5 p.m. to enter a plea.
Myer was indicted on ten felonies by a grand jury in August of 2016. He is accused of putting thousands of dollars on a city issued credit card for personal use. He’s also accused of giving his financial director a city issued credit card in exchange for sexual favors.
The mayor was expected to appear in court on January 16, 2018.