Commissioner Fritchey owes thousands in unpaid property taxes

April 25, 2011 2:22:10 PM PDT
Cook County Commissioner John Fritchey owes more than $24,000 in unpaid property taxes, according to county records showing he did not pay his property tax bill that was due last December.

Fritchey also failed to pay property taxes that were due April 1.

In addition, Wells Fargo bank sued Fritchey in February and tried to foreclose on his home after he allegedly defaulted on his mortgage.

According to The Chicago Sun-Times, Fritchey reveals his financial troubles are the result of his pending divorce.