Republican Buncombe County Sheriff Candidate Hacked Less Than Week After Business Burned Down

BUNCOMBE COUNTY – Last week we shared news that the business of Shad Higgins, the Republican candidate for Buncombe County Sheriff endorsed by Chairman of the U.S. House Freedom Caucus Mark Meadows, was burned down in the middle of the night in a suspected case of politically motivated arson.

If that wasn’t enough, the Higgins campaign announced Thursday on its Facebook page that it’s donations website was hacked.

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Someone really doesn’t want Mr. Higgins to be sheriff, it seems.

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