Kentucky Election Fraud Hotline receives 14 calls

State officials are keeping a close eye for any reports of fraud on this Election Day.

As of 3:30 p.m., officials with the Kentucky Attorney General's Election Fraud Hotline had received 14 calls from 10 different counties.

The following is a list of those calls:

Bourbon: One call about a procedural question

Boyle: One call about a voting machine

Fayette: Two calls about a procedural question and voter identification

Hopkins: One call about electioneering within 300 feet of the polls

Jefferson: Four calls about a procedural question, a special or absentee ballot, general election fraud, and a voting machine

Kenton: One call about an election official

Madison: One call with complaints about an election official and electioneering within 300 feet of the polls

Mason: One call about a procedural question

McCracken: One call about electioneering within 300 feet of the polls

Pike: One call about an election official

The Election Fraud Hotline, which is 1-800-328-VOTE (8683) will be staffed as long as the polls are open in Kentucky today. The Hotline is also available throughout the year during normal business hours.

Polls in Kentucky close at 6 p.m. today.


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