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394. "Victim" confessed to staging hoax. 2020-06-24 Hermiston, Umatilla County Oregon
County commission candidate confesses to writing racist letter
A racist letter that Umatilla County commissioner candidate Jonathan Lopez claimed was left anonymously in his mailbox was written by Lopez himself, according to Lopez and Hermiston Police Chief Jason Edmiston. On Monday, July 6, Edmiston said in an email that Lopez had confessed that he wrote the letter.