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Former Margate vice mayor arrested on multiple charges, police say

David McLean arrested on allegations of unlawful compensation, bribery, official misconduct, grand theft

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MARGATE, Fla. – A former Margate vice mayor and commissioner has been arrested on multiple charges, the Margate Police Department said.

Police said there was a review of sworn testimony from an investigation and a federal trial concerning allegations of unlawful compensation, bribery, official misconduct and grand theft.

Based on this review, probable cause was established for the arrest of David McLean, police said.

A capias warrant was issued Wednesday by the Broward County state attorney's office for McLean's arrest.

Police said McLean was arrested without incident.

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