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(Updated 8:58 p.m.) A federal grand jury Wednesday indicted a former top New Haven cop and local bail bondsmen at the center of a theft and bribery scandal. A top corruption-busting federal prosecutor (pictured above) is taking on the case.

The grand jury, sitting in Hartford, handed down two indictments against former Lt. Billy White. He was charged with two counts of theft of government funds and bribery conspiracy.

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