Putnam County, N.Y., executive-elect Vincent Leibell 3rd pleaded guilty Monday to obstruction of justice and tax evasion. It was unclear Monday who will run the county beginning on Jan. 1 when the long-time state politician would have taken office.

Leibell, a Republican, last week resigned from the state Senate where he had served since 1995. He had also served as an Assemblyman from 1983 to 1994.

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