Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick violated his probation by failing to report assets that could be used to pay restitution, a Wayne County, Michigan, judge ruled Tuesday. The judge delayed sentencing for 30 days.
Judge David Groner told Kilpatrick, "You would be well-advised to have your affairs in order."
Kilpatrick pleaded guilty in September 2008 to two felony counts of obstruction of justice stemming from his efforts to cover up an extramarital affair. He also pleaded no contest to charges of assaulting a police officer attempting to serve a subpoena on a Kilpatrick friend in that case.
He was accused of blocking a criminal investigation into his office and firing a police deputy to cover up the affair.
He served 100 days in jail and was released to five years of probation in February 2009. He was ordered to pay $1 million in restitution as part of his original plea deal.