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Verdict announced in Williamses Trial

June 20, 2006

Valdosta - A South Georgia man is acquitted of fraud and embezzlement, but his wife is convicted.  A federal jury found former Valdosta City Councilman Bunnis Williams not guilty yesterday.

His wife, Alma, however was convicted on five counts of wire fraud and one count of theft. She was released on bond until her sentencing in August.

The Williamses were charged with misappropriating more than 100,000 dollars in federal funds in 2001.

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