Friday, October 23, 2020

Retired Philadelphia police detective sentenced to 40 months in bribery case

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A retired Philadelphia police detective convicted of bribing a former colleague to help build his stolen-car retrieval business has been sentenced to three years and four months in prison.

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that the lawyer representing 73-year-old Victor Gates vowed an appeal of his client’s convictions last year on counts of bribery, conspiracy and lying to investigators.

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