Former Cuomo aide Joseph Percoco found guilty

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) — A verdict has been reached in the corruption trial of former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Joseph Percoco.

He’s been found guilty on two counts of conspiracy and one count of solicitation of a bribe. He was not found guilty of extortion.

Percoco is accused of collecting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes.

Three others are accused in the case. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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