UPDATE: Craig returns to Chesapeake council after voting correction

UPDATE: Craig returns to Chesapeake council after voting correction

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on May 6, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Updated Wednesday, May 7 at 9:46 PM

5/7 UPDATE: An incumbent who thought he had been ousted in Tuesday’s City Council election was declared the winner Wednesday after an error was discovered in one precinct’s reported totals.

Lonnie Craig beat out newcomer Jason Morris in the official tally to win the fifth seat and a second term on the council. 

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CHESAPEAKE -- John M. DeTriquet, Suzy H. Kelly and Ella P. Ward were reelected to Chesapeake City Council Tuesday.  

Also elected were Roland J. Davis, Jr. and Jason M. Morris, according to unofficial votes.

CITY COUNCIL RESULTS

All were elected to four-year terms. 

Lonnie E. Craig was the only incumbent to lose his seat. Also running were Bryan L. Collins and Burnie F. Mansfield, Jr.

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