We'll have more on the arrest coming up news at 10.
And steven look at the former skakel county clerk of courts pleaded guilty to fraud and forgery in forging county records.
This happened yesterday several months after luke at was first charged with federal crimes that could land him behind bars for decades.
Wfmz is irene snyder is live in the studio with the details irene.
>>good evening bell.
Both even look at junior serves the clerk of courts for nearly 30 years that was until 20 13 when the fbi and the state police started their investigation.
According to the criminal complaint, new cap was stealing money and forging records for that he now faces up to 40 years in prison.
>>former school county clerk of courts steven luke act pleaded guilty to one count each of mail fraud and forging county records.
He served as clerk for nearly 30 years until the fbi rated loop tax office in 20 13 for the next year, the fbi along with state police conducted an in-depth investigation last july look at was charged with 20 counts of mail and wire fraud, according to the indictment he had been stealing mail and sending fake bank records to the controller's office.
Investigators say he also still county money to pay for a family members credit card along with some personal car and cell phone bills in the wake of those initial charges last summer 69 news spoke with current skakel county clerk of courts.
He said it was several women in the office who first reported lou cac policewoman still had to work under the difficult circumstances.
Where they feared for their jobs and their livelihood under the current plea agreement look at now faces up to 40 years in prison and $500,000 in fines.
But that plea deal could end up landing him a lighter sentence.
The current clerk of courts risk of will county and luke acts attorney were both unavailable for comment today.
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