FAULKNER COUNTY, Ark. (KTHV) – The Faulkner County clerk has been arrested on a felony charge.
According to an affidavit, 53-year-old Margaret L. Darter was arrested on Tuesday. She faces one count of tampering with a public record, which is a class D felony.
Arkansas State Police began an investigation in June regarding employees in the Faulkner County clerk's office tampering with financial paperwork for public officials to make it appear that they were filed on time.
Darter will appear in court on November 23 at 9 a.m.