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I sincerely want to say that I apologize and battled Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh has officially resigned amid an ongoing criminal investigation over sales of her book series worth hundreds of thousands of dollars attorney Stephen Silverman Thursday read a statement on his behalf during a news conference I am sorry for the harm that I've called us to the image of the city of Baltimore and the credibility of the office of the mayor , Baltimore deserves a mayor who can move our great city for work , pues resignation comes after a recent FBI and IRS raid on her home and city hall as part of the investigation the Baltimore sun recently reported that the university of Maryland medical system paid you roughly half a million dollars between two thousand twelve and two thousand eighteen to buy copies of her self published children's books he was serving on the board of the medical system when she received the payments she was elected mayor in twenty sixteen the mayor's office will now be held by former council president Jack young who issued a statement Thursday saying quote I look forward to rolling up my sleeves and continuing to work on your behalf