Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns After Another Accuses Him Of Sexual Abuse

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray tendered his resignation on Tuesday after a fifth person stepped forward accusing him of having sex with a minor.
Murray issued a statement saying his resignation is effective as of 5pm Wednesday.
According to the Seattle Times this latest accusor is a cousin of Murray’s and says Murray forced him into sex when the cousin was 13 and the two shared a bedroom at the cousin’s mother’s home in Medford, New York.
City Council President Bruce Harrell will temporarily serve as mayor