Former NYPD officer from Mohegan Lake pleads guilty to obstructing federal probe
A former NYPD officer from Mohegan Lake pleaded guilty to federal charges.
Gina Mestre, 33, admitted to obstructing a federal investigation and helping a gang leader evade capture after committing a murder.
The shooting happened in November 2020 in the Bronx.
The suspect was eventually captured and sentenced to 35 years in prison.
Mestre was a nine-year veteran of the NYPD.
She faces a maximum of 15 years in prison when she is sentenced in March.