grand jury en Two more indicted for vote fraud in Hamilton County <p>Two more people were indicted today on charges of illegal voting, bringing the total of indicted voters in Hamilton County to eight.</p><p>One of those indicted today - Ellen Elizabeth Duncan of Avondale - was a poll worker at the Urban League offices on Reading Road. She is accused of voting by absentee ballot and in person at last fall's election.</p><p>The other, Timothy Merman of Fairfax, is accused of using a Fairfax business address as his residence when voting in 2012. Prosecutors say Merman actually lived in Kentucky at the time.</p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:50:57 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 25847 at State Rep. Peter Beck indicted on 16 fraud counts <p>State Rep. Peter Beck, a Mason Republican, has been indicted by a Hamilton County grand jury on 16 felony counts involving alleged security fraud – charges that could result in a maximum of 102 years&nbsp; in prisons if convicted on all counts.</p><p><br>And, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine said Friday at a press conference with Hamilton County prosecutor Joseph T. Deters, there could well be more charges to come in an “on-going investigation” of Beck’s handling of money of investors in a start-up software company.</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 19:47:45 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 15174 at State Rep. Peter Beck indicted on 16 fraud counts