Voter intimidation reported at polling location in East Lansing

Posted at 10:25 AM, Nov 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-09 10:25:51-05

Authorities were called to a polling location in East Lansing Tuesday after a report of voter intimidation.

It happened at the Shaarey Zedek  Synagogue on Coolidge Road around 8 a.m.

According to the Lansing State Journal, an East Lansing resident saw a man pull two women aside who were wearing hijabs. The man claims he saw both women showing their voter registration cards.

Polling workers then asked the man to leave.