ROSWELL, Ga. - Police said the man caught on camera stealing campaign signs for the District 6 election was not targeting any one candidate.
Roswell police told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik that Nash was angry about the signs being in the right-of-way.
Video of Nash was seen on social media by thousands of people and he was subsequently charged with misdemeanor theft.
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Campaign signs dot the community across the northern suburbs and they will likely be around for the next few months until the 6th Congressional District runoff is complete.
A woman who identified herself as Tamara said her friend filmed the man stealing signs. "He knew he was being filmed and he didn't care," she said.
Tamara said she supports John Ossoff and has been putting his campaign signs across the district.
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