Three fraudulent Hancock County ballots discovered

Three absentee ballots mailed in to Hancock County’s  Board of Elections during the November 2016 election are suspected to be fraudulent, according to the Hancock County sheriff’s office.

The Board of Elections determined the ballots were fraudulent and forwarded the matter to the prosecutor’s office, who sent the ballots to the sheriff. The sheriff’s office sent the ballots to the state Bureau of Criminal Investigation.

Officials at the sheriff’s office said they had exhausted all leads in the matter and the investigation into the matter is closed pending further information.



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