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May 23, 2014 at 3:01 PM

Ex-ATF supervisor going to prison for lie about informant funds

A former supervisory agent in the Seattle office of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) was sentenced today to one year in prison for lying about money meant for informants that went missing. James Contreras, 52, pleaded guilty in February to a single felony count of making a false statement in a plea…


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