HOUSTON, TX - Authorities say a Harris County assistant election judge was cited for assault after she allegedly bumped into a female voter during an argument.
Harris County Sheriff’s deputies investigated the incident at the polling location in the 10300 block of Veterans Memorial in NW Houston.
The assistant election judge was cited for a Class C misdemeanor.
A deputy investigating a disturbance this morning at the polling location located at 10399 Veterans Memorial issued a Class C misdemeanor citation for assault to a female assistant election judge who allegedly bumped a female voter during an argument. #hounews— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) November 6, 2018
Voters and poll workers should feel safe from harm while participating in our democratic process. We will not tolerate any form of violence or intimidation at the polls. https://t.co/HBgWVHhBio— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) November 6, 2018