State Sen. Malcolm Smith, D-N.Y. (AP/Kathy Willens)
FBI arrests New York state senator, NYC councilman
The arrests come as part of a public corruption probe
April 2, 2013 4:25PM (UTC)
NEW YORK—The FBI says it has arrested New York state Sen. Malcolm Smith and a New York City councilman as part of a public corruption probe.
The agency says Smith and City Councilman Dan Halloran were arrested without incident at 6 a.m. Tuesday at their homes.
The FBI declined to provide other details.
Representatives for the politicians did not immediately respond to comment requests.
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