BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — Former Bucks County assistant district attorney Gregg Shore has paid back nearly $8,500 to taxpayers. Shore admitted to delivering for DoorDash during county work hours.
He was demoted and then resigned last month.READ MORE: 2 Teens Rushed To Hospital After Double Shooting In Kensington, Police Say
District Attorney Matt Weintraub previously said Shore repaid the time with unused vacation time.READ MORE: Masks Still Required Indoors In New Jersey Despite CDC's New Guidance
However, county Controller Neale Dougherty said that method was not proper and Shore under-reported the time he worked for DoorDash by 40 hours.
Shore told Eyewitness News on March 19 that he was “ashamed, embarrassed.”MORE NEWS: 'Nobody Wants To Pay More': The Procrastinator's Guide To Tax Day 2021 As Offered By Philadelphia Accountants
“I regret it very much,” Shore said. “Due to my personal circumstances, there were times that I worked a second job delivering food during the COVID pandemic. I primarily worked the job at night and on weekends. However, I made the incredibly poor decision to deliver during the workday at times.”