SCOTT COUNTY, Iowa (KWWL) – The Scott County Auditor is under investigation by State Auditor Rob Sand's office.
A release from Sand's office reads that the office will examine overpayments to election workers approved by Roxanna Mortiz, Scott County Auditor. The overpayments might be a misuse of money from the Help America Vote Act that was made available by the Iowa Secretary of State. These potential overpayments have been publicly reported.
The Iowa Secretary of State Office is also involved in conducting the investigation headed by the Auditor of State Office.