PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — A University of Maryland Eastern Shore student has unseated an incumbent to win a seat on the Princess Anne Town Council.
The Daily Times reports Lionel Frederic, 23, won the seat in the town election Tuesday, ousting former town manager Jay Parker.READ MORE: Father of Teen Injured In Baltimore Mass Shooting Says Son Will Survive; Gov. Hogan To Meet With Mayor Scott On Violence
Election chairwoman Kelly Salyers says Frederic is the youngest elected town official in memory.READ MORE: Attorney General's Office Investigating After Deadly Police Shooting In Glen Burnie
Frederic won despite critics who pointed out his run-ins with law enforcement. He served three weekends in county jail in 2012 after a traffic conviction for driving without a license and eluding. Separately, he paid $500 in fines for a charge of marijuana possession.
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