SAN ANTONIO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A lady has been arrested in connection to alleged election fraud and unlawful voting, Texas Legal professional Basic Ken Paxton introduced Wednesday.
In line with Paxton, Rachel Rodriguez of San Antonio was “uncovered in a Venture Veritas video” forward of the 2020 election concerning vote harvesting and acknowledged what she was doing was unlawful.
Rodriguez is accused of election fraud, unlawful voting, unlawfully helping individuals voting by mail and unlawfully possessing an official poll, based on Paxton. She might resist 20 years in jail if she is convicted.
“Many proceed to assert that there’s no such factor as election fraud. We’ve at all times recognized that such a declare is fake and deceptive, and as we speak we’ve extra laborious proof. This can be a victory for election integrity and a robust sign that anybody who makes an attempt to defraud the individuals of Texas, deprive them of their vote, or undermine the integrity of elections will probably be delivered to justice,” Paxton stated. “The surprising and blatantly unlawful motion documented by Venture Veritas demonstrates a type of election fraud my workplace frequently investigates and prosecutes. I’m fiercely dedicated to making sure the voting course of is safe and truthful all through the state, and my workplace is ready to help any Texas county in combating this insidious, un-American type of fraud.”
Investigators are persevering with to look into the case and Paxton’s workplace is asking anybody who could have info to come back ahead.
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