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October 27, 2012

Two plead guilty

TULSA — Federal prosecutors say a former Skiatook schools superintendent and an Oklahoma City businessman each have pleaded guilty to one conspiracy count over allegations that the school district was corruptly buying overpriced supplies.

Former superintendent Gary L. Johnson and businessman Rickey L. Enos entered their guilty pleas Friday in Tulsa.

During the summer in state court, Johnson received a suspended 15-year sentence and was ordered to pay $657,000 in restitution after pleading guilty to taking $10,000 in cash bribes.

U.S. Attorney Danny C. Williams Sr. said Johnson and Enos face up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine at their February sentencing.

— AP

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