EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSPolice Plan To Refile Charges Against Glasgow Councilman
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Reported by: Kera Mashek
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Jul. 31, 2013 4:40 PM EDT
Updated: Aug. 1, 2013 9:21 AM EDT
Glasgow , Kanawha County , West Virginia
A Glasgow city councilman may not be out of the woods in the criminal investigation against him.
On Tuesday, charges were dropped against Glasgow council member Travis Hager because the officer pressing those charges didn't show up for Hager's court hearing.
Glasgow Police Chief Jeff Stevens said it was a court error because none of his witnesses or victims received subpoenas to appear. He said he has asked the prosecutor's office to have the hearing rescheduled.
Stevens said he plans to refile charges against Hager Thursday, Including felony violations of fradulent schemes, obstructing police and making false reports.
The investigation continues,so other charges are possible.
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