- A US
Postal Serviceemployee in Kentuckywas terminated after authorities alleged he tried to discard over 100 absentee ballots.
- The employee may also face federal charges after the ballots were found in a dumpster, according to the Louisville Courier Journal.
- The ballots were intended for the Jeffersontown area of Jefferson County, the most populous locality in the Commonwealth.
- “The case has been accepted for federal prosecution by the US Attorney’s Office,” Special Agent Scott Balfour wrote in a statement.
A US Postal Service employee in Kentucky who tried to discard over 100 absentee ballots is no longer with the Postal service and may face federal charges, according to the Louisville Courier Journal.
Agents from the US Postal Service Office of Inspector General, which conducts independent audits and investigations, confirmed to the outlet that a private citizen discovered…