The undercover agent who snared Malcolm Smith passed himself off as a wealthy investor.
Moses "Mark" Stern, a real estate investor, cooperated with the feds to take down Malcolm Smith.
Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith is accused of bribing officials so he could run for mayor.
State Sen. Malcolm Smith and City Councilman Dan Halloran were arrested early Tuesday, the FBI said.
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