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Swisher County Justice of the Peace arrested

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Tulia, Texas - A Swisher County Justice of the Peace was arrested Friday morning for Tampering With A Government Record, which is a 3rd degree felony.   

The Texas Department of Public Safety says Texas Rangers arrested Justice of the Peace 
Priscilla Sanders following an investigation into allegations she used her position to unlawfully issue a protective order for a relative involved in a custody dispute, allowing the relative to gain custody of a child. 

If convicted, Sanders faces up to 10 years in prison and a $10,000 dollar fine.