Patrick Wojahn resigned as College Park, Maryland mayor after he was arrested and charged with possession and distribution of child pornography.

Wojahn is 47 years old. He was charged with 56 counts of alleged child pornography that included 40 counts of possession of child exploitative material and 16 counts of distribution of child exploitative material, according to a statement from the Prince George’s County Police Department.


A College Park mayor receives a compensation of $10,500 per year as salary, payable on a monthly basis, General Code, LLC states.


Wojahn is married to an employee of Hubbard Radio Washington DC, which owns WTOP.


Wojahn did his Bachelors of Arts in International Relations, German and Russian, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He then went to the Georgetown University Law Center.

He is a Democrat.