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CIA Director David Petraeus submitted letter of resignation today, citing an extra-marital affair.

As reported by Associated Press:

According to his letter of resignation, Petraeus asked President Barack Obama on Thursday to allow him to resign, and on Friday the president accepted.

Petraeus said in a statement that he had shown “extremely poor judgment” in having an affair.

Petraeus flew up the ranks from a Second Lieutenant to a Four Star General.

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available. 

SOURCE: AP

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