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Cincinnati Councilwoman Tamaya Dennard federally charged

Cincinnati city councilman Tamaya Dennard is sworn into office during the 2018 City of Cincinnati Mayoral and Council Inaugural Session at Cincinnati Music Hall ballroom on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Photo by Leigh Taylor

CINCINNATI — According to two independent sources, WCPO 9 confirmed Tuesday morning that Cincinnati City Council member Tamaya Dennard has been arrested on federal charges.

A press release from United States Attorney David DeVillers’ office also confirmed the news Tuesday afternoon. The release states Dennard has been arrested and charged with “honest services wire fraud, bribery and attempted extortion.”

For more information, go to: https://www.wcpo.com/news/local-news/hamilton-county/cincinnati/cincinnati-council-member-tamaya-dennard-arrested-on-federal-charges-sources-tell-wcpo

Reposted with permission from WCPO 9.