MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Prosecutors have filed new felony charges against former Republican state senator Frank Artiles.
CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald first reported the new charges against Artiles and Alexis Rodriguez.READ MORE: BSO Needs Help In Solving Teen's Murder On Mother's Day
Rodriguez, who according to authorities was recruited by Artiles to sway the outcome of a Miami-Dade state Senate race, is also facing charges.
Artiles is facing a new third-degree felony for allegedly telling Rodriguez to “willfully submit a false voter registration application.”READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
Rodriguez, in legal documents, said he lived in Palmetto Bay, though he lived in Boca Raton.
Falsely filing an incorrect address with the state is a third-degree felony.MORE NEWS: Mega Millions Jackpot Increases To $430 Million For Friday Night's Draw On CBS4
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