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GA city councilwoman accused of altering criminal record on election documents

A 46-year-old councilwoman was arrested after authorities mentioned she made false statements.

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On February 8, Manchester police requested the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to analyze allegations {that a} city councilwoman solid her criminal historical past record data on election paperwork.

According to the GBI, Tameka Lowe, 46, of Manchester, gave false data on a Notice of Candidacy and Affidavit when she utilized to run for an open Manchester city council place.

Lowe then ‘falsely swore’ to the city of Manchester Oath of Public Officer after being elected to the place, authorities mentioned.

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The GBI arrested and charged Lowe with two counts of false swearing and one depend of violation of oath by a public officer.

She was booked into the Meriwether County Jail.

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The investigation is energetic and ongoing. Anyone with data is requested to contact the GBI regional investigative workplace in Columbus at 706-565-7888.  Tipsters can stay nameless by calling 1-800-597-8477, submitting a tip online, or downloading the See Something, Send Something cell app.

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