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Steve Stenger to plead guilty in federal court

He will enter the plea before U.S. District Court Judge Catherine D. Perry at 10:30 a.m.

May 02, 2019 - 1:37 pm

ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - Former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger is scheduled to plead gulity in federal court Friday, after being charged with three counts of alleged bribery and mail fraud.

The U.S. Attorney's Office of Eastern Missouri announced he will enter the plea before U.S. District Court Judge Catherine D. Perry at 10:30 a.m.

This week, Stenger was indicted on three counts of honest services bribery/mail fraud, then resigned as County Executive shortly after the indicment was made public.

This is a breaking news story that will be updated as more information develops.

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