36 Criminal Cases Dismissed Over Incomplete Paperwork

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MONROE,NC–Dozens of drug and fraud cases in Monroe have been thrown out because police officers dropped the ball.

The Union County D.A’s office says it threw out 39 cases because cops did not complete all the paperwork needed in the arrests.

The errors were said to be discovered during a routine audit.

The D.A’s office says all of the suspects can still be indicted and prosecuted.