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Commissioner indicted on unlawful voting charges

October 26, 2004

Atkinson County - A South Georgia county commissioner is indicted for unlawful possession of ballots.

Jerry Metts is accused of mailing in seven absentee ballots for voters in Atkinson County during the July primary.

His trial is set for May of 2005.

In July, Metts was elected to a third term as county commissioner for District three.

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