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Defendant In Bribery Scheme At State Treasurer's Office Sentenced

A conspirator in a bribery scheme involving a former deputy state treasurer has been sentenced to four years in prison.  Mohammed Alo is one of three people who allegedly used the position of then-deputy treasurer Amer Ahmad to enrich themselves and their companies by securing lucrative state business. Ahmad is under arrest in Pakistan, where he fled to avoid sentencing.

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.
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