Castro’s exit from the DA’s race, stage right?

The race for Westchester County District Attorney just got a little more interesting, at least politically.

My colleague, Jon Bandler (who has been doing the heavy lifting on the DA race while I chase killers, thugs and crooks) wrote a great story from a tip I got about Castro’s maneuvering toward a judgeship to escape another election night defeat. Click here to read the story.

Our columnist, Phil Reisman, has an amusing take on the situation. Click here to read his thoughts on the matter.

Rebecca Baker

Rebecca Baker joined The Journal News in March 2004. She covers Eastchester, Bronxville and Tuckahoe, and was previously the state and county courts reporter in Westchester County. In prior jobs, she covered the Town of Greenburgh and Rockland County government and politics. Before coming to The Journal News, she was a municipal reporter for newspapers in New Haven, Conn. and Warren, Ohio.