Employee convicted of stealing from ice rink

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A Shelton man was sentenced to two years in prison for stealing from an ice rink he managed.

Prosecutors say Mark Zito set up a shell company to provide false invoices to the Twin Rinks in Stamford, and then collected commissions on those phony invoices.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says the scheme resulted in a loss of nearly half a million dollars for the rink.

Zito was ordered to repay the money.

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