Former Halfmoon Supervisor being forced to surrender to the feds

HALFMOON, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Former Halfmoon Town Supervisor Melinda Wormuth is expected to surrender to federal authorities on Tuesday.

Wormuth was convicted of taking bribes in exchange for lobbying for mixed martial arts in New York State. She also admitted to cashing a number of checks and spending money that was intended for her campaign fund, totaling more than $6,000.

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She was sentenced to ten months in jail and more than $1,000 in restitution.

She will serve that sentence along with her year-long federal sentence.

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