Former Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin White found guilty of seven felonies

TAMPA - Former Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin White has been found guilty of seven felony charges, including bribery, conspiracy, wire fraud, mail fraud and lying to the FBI.

White was indicted in June on ten felony charges.

Prosecutors claimed White and his father collaborated to take $8,000 in bribes and a Lincoln Navigator while White served on the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Committee.

White will be sentenced within 70 days.  He has 10 days to appeal his conviction.

White's co-defendant, George Hondrellis, will be tried separately at a later date.

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