Stuart Dunnings begins one year jail sentence

Posted at 6:41 AM, Nov 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-26 06:41:16-05

Former Ingham County Prosecutor Stuart Dunnings began his one year jail sentence Friday.

Dunnings had until 6 p.m. to turn himself in.

He was processed at the Ingham County Jail and will serve time at the Clinton County Jail for safety.

Dunnings pleaded guilty to misconduct of a public official and using the services of a prostitute in August.

In exchange, prosecutors dropped a felony pandering charge where Dunnings could of served 20 years in prison.

In addition to jail time, Dunnings will also be on probation for three years.