Bankrupt Firm's Chairman Jailed in Bribery Scheme

United Press International

The chairman of now-bankrupt Frigitemp Corp. was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months in prison for his part in a $5-million bribery scheme involving General Dynamics Corp., the nation's largest defense contractor.

Gerald Lee, 57, of Manhattan, had pleaded guilty to racketeering and conspiracy in December, 1983.

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