Former Gov. Walker Aide to Spend Two Years in Prison

By KBJR News 1

Former Gov. Walker Aide to Spend Two Years in Prison

January 22, 2013 Updated Jan 22, 2013 at 12:30 PM CST

Milwaukee, MI (NNCNOW.com) -- A former campaign and county aide to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will spend two years in prison.

Timothy Russell was convicted of Felony Theft in November after stealing over $10,000 in funds that had been raised in support for the Heritage Guard Preservation Society, a charity to help veterans and active duty military.

Russell was also ordered to serve five years of extended supervision.

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