A day after breaking his silence and saying that he would come again stronger than ever, Craig Carton has resigned from WFAN.
In a press release launched by means of a publicist Wednesday night time, the morning radio co-host of “Boomer and Carton” defined his choice every week after being arrested on expenses that he was behind a $5.6 million Ponzi scheme.
Under is Carton’s assertion:
“For 10 years I’ve had the good privilege of displaying as much as work day by day at my dream job. I’ve nothing however love and respect for my co-host, the present and the whole CBS Radio household and I’ve all the time tried to symbolize them in the absolute best mild.
Sadly, the unfounded authorized points presently plaguing me will solely be a distraction to everybody at WFAN and the present I helped construct. With that in thoughts, I’ve submitted my resignation to the station they usually accepted. I’m unhappy to see this chapter of my life shut however know that it’ll permit me to give attention to my household, my nicely-being and clearing my identify, whereas giving the present one of the best alternative to succeed with out additional disruption.
I’ve all the time felt a private connection to our listeners and need to thank them for making me part of their every day routine. I hope they will respect the truth that as a lot as I need to speak concerning the allegations towards me I can’t right now. There’ll come a time when I can converse instantly concerning the case and I hope our listeners can be there.
From the underside of my coronary heart, I’d wish to thank my household, associates, listeners and particularly the executives at WFAN and CBS Radio for his or her continued understanding and for giving me probably the most superb platform to do what I like to do probably the most, in addition to being with my household.”