$100,000 unsecured bond set for Bencivengo

TRENTON – Hamilton Mayor John Bencivengo, facing charges in connection with a $12,000 bribery scheme, had bail set today by a magistrate at $100,000 unsecured bond during an appearance in federal court here.

He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Douglas Arpert.

It was anticipated that Bencivengo would leave the courthouse later this afternoon.

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  $100,000 unsecured bond set for Bencivengo