POSTED: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 3:39pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 - 4:45pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Jury selection is underway in the "Operation Blighted Officials" trial for Port Allen Police Chief Frederick Smith .
Smith is accused of taking bribes and of promoted the fictional garbage truck company "Cifer 5000". Smith faces up to 130 years in prison and $3500 in fines if convicted.
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