Harry Thomas should get 46 months behind bars, prosecutors say

Prosecutors are recommending former D.C. Councilman Harry Thomas be sentenced to 46 months behind bars and another three years parole after he’s released.

Thomas should also pay $353,000 in restitution, prosecutors recommend.

Thomas Jr. pleaded guilty to stealing more than $350,000 from the District of Columbia and filing false tax returns. He stood accused of stealing funds earmarked for a youth sports program.

He is scheduled to be sentenced next week.

Harry Thomas Jr. - Govt Sentencing Memo 4-26-12