Following the announcement of her estranged husband’s arrest, Harrisburg City Councilwoman Sandra Reid sat down with abc27.
She told Mark Hall she was the first person to report her estranged husband.
Sandra said, “It’s better to err on the side of caution than not to do anything.” She continued, “It’s not my job to define whether or not it’s true or not. It’s my job as a responsible person to report it.”
Sandra Reid says she has been separated from her husband for several years and is pursuing a divorce.
John Reid, 56, of Harrisburg was arrested on April 8. According to court papers, John Reid is accused of abusing a child both he and Sandra Reid knew for a period of eight years.
John Reid is in Dauphin County Prison on $500,000 bail.