Dimora, Russo Being Held in the Cuyahoga County Jail

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CLEVELAND – Two key players in the county corruption scandal are now both in the Cuyahoga County jail.

County officials confirmed that Frank Russo and Jimmy Dimora are both being housed in the local facility.

Officials with the county prosecutor’s office will not say why the two have been brought back to the area. Sources have said Dimora testified in front of a grand jury, but will not say why.

Dimora also talked to local detectives Tuesday.

Dimora was brought back to the county in August and is still here. He was sentenced to 28 years in prison for running a criminal enterprise while in office.

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