The mayor of Sunset Hills has been indicted by a grand jury on two felony counts following allegations that he intentionally ran a cyclist off the road with his car earlier this summer.
The mayor of Sunset Hills is vowing to fight any attempt to impeach him, but denies allegations that he threatened aldermen who are leading that charge.
“I expected it. I knew what they were doing,” mayor Mark Furrer said. “I mean it’s no fun, but part of politics.”
There have been calls for him to resign – now there are questions of whether Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer will show up to the Board of Aldermen meeting.
Mayor Mark Furrer was accused of running a cyclist off the road in late July.
Are the days numbered for Sunset Hills’ police department, as recent rumors suggest?
Sunset Hills police have asked county police to take over the investigation of their boss, Mayor Mark Furrer, who is accused of smacking a cyclist off his bike in an act of road rage.
The lawyer for a bicyclist who claims the Mayor of Sunset Hills sideswiped him with his car and drove off says the mayor is getting special treatment from Sunset Hills police.
Bicyclist Randy Murdick, a 47-year-old electrician, says he believes Mayor Mark E. Furrer intentionally bumped him with the side of his red Mercedes convertible.
Sunset Hills Police Chief, William LaGrand, told KMOX officers first went to the Econo Lodge on South Lindbergh for a domestic dispute early Thursday.