Former corrections officer pleaded guilty to gambling ring charges
N.Y. -- A former Albany County corrections officer and two others have pleaded
guilty to charges related to a nationwide gambling ring.
Cerniglia, who was a corrections officer at the time of his arrest, along with Christopher
Socola and Joseph Carucci pleaded guilty to promoting gambling in exchange for
cooperating with the remainder of the investigation.
also agreed to never work at the Albany County Correctional Facility again.
Two other defendants were charged in the investigation, and the case against them remains