"Former Charlotte mayor could return to face voter fraud charges"

19th of November 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. —

One year ago, former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon reported to a federal prison in West Virginia. Soon he could be back in Charlotte – temporarily – to face state voter fraud charges.

Sources told Channel 9 that local prosecutors are trying to make arrangement with federal prison authorities to have Cannon brought to Charlotte within the next few months. 

Cannon is accused of voting in the November 2014 election after his conviction on federal bribery charges had taken his voting rights away.

Read more at WSOC TV.

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