|Updated: 9/26/2012 10:43 am
||Published: 9/26/2012 10:35 am
GOULD, AR – A judge declared a mistrial for Gould Mayor Earnest Nash, FOX16 has learned.
According to reports, Judge Rob Wyatt of Jefferson county called for a mistrial Tuesday, saying that the evidence was introduce improperly. Also questioned was testimony about Nash’s use of funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Nash was accused of forgery with a bank account that was opened to help with flood relief in Gould.
There is no word yet on whether there will be a retrial.