Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis sent a target letter to Shafer earlier this month
, warning him that he may be indicted as part of her wide-ranging investigation
. Shafer is one of the
16 “假选民” who participated in a plan to subvert the Electoral College and are now targets of Willis
’ ongoing criminal investigation
至少 11 的 16 people who signed the fake certificates supporting Trump
在十二月 14, 2020, were scheduled to appear in front of the grand jury this week
, it was revealed at a hearing in Superior Court of Fulton County last week
Shafer also has faced inquiries from federal investigators and the 众议院特别委员会 investigating the January
6, 2021, 袭击美国国会大厦.
二月里, Shafer told the House committee that the fake electors scheme came at the direction of the Trump campaign after the then-President lost the state’s vote.
Shafer’s attorney did not immediately respond to CNN’s request for comment.
威利斯’ broad investigation has sought evidence on potential crimes, including solicitation of election fraud, making false statements to state and local government bodies, conspiracy and racketeering.