According to Projo.com, federal prosecutors have now charged a Portsmouth man in connection with the alleged kickback scheme inside the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport.
Russell Spencer of Portsmouth, a retired veteran of the defense industry, has been charged with one count of bribery, according to Projo.com. Spencer allegedly served as a consultant, who formed three companies which received millions of dollars from Navy contracts.
A plea on the charge by Spencer is expected on Friday. To read the full Projo.com article, click here.
To read more on the alleged Navy kickback scheme, which involved a Middletown company, click .