On Wednesday night, 39-year-old Zul Mirza Mohamed, a Democrat candidate running for mayor in the city of Carrollton, TX, was arrested and charged with 84 counts of mail ballot application fraud after he was caught forging at least 84 voter registration applications and having them sent to a post office box. According to the police report, the post office box allegedly belonged to a nursing facility.
Local KTSA reports – Investigators say Zul Mirza Mohamed obtained a virtual mailbox using a false identity. He’s accused of forging at least 84 voter registration applications for Denton residents and then sending them to a fraudulent location. At the time of his arrest, Mohamed allegedly was stuffing envelopes with additional mail ballot applications for neighboring Dallas County.
Everything Lubbock reports- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced that his Election Fraud Unit assisted the Denton County Sheriff’s Office in arresting Zul Mirza Mohamed, a candidate in the City of Carrollton mayoral race, on 84 counts of mail ballot application fraud and 25 counts of unlawful possession of an official mail ballot. If convicted, Mohamed faces up to 20 years in prison for these offenses.
“I strongly commend the Denton County Sheriff’s Office, the Lewisville Police Department, and Texas Department of Public Safety as well as the Denton Elections and District Attorney’s offices for their outstanding work on this case and their commitment to ensuring a free and fair Presidential election in the face of unprecedented voter fraud,” said Texas Attorney General Paxton. “Mail ballots are inherently insecure and vulnerable to fraud, and I am committed to safeguarding the integrity of our elections. My office is prepared to assist any Texas county in combating this form of fraud.”
“Denton County Sheriffs have Zul Mirza Mohamed in custody and have charged him with 109 felonies related to voter fraud,” CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reported.