George Shirakawa faces new felony charge in Santa Clara Co.

Former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa, Jr.

June 5, 2013 11:13:48 AM PDT
A new arrest warrent has been issued for former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa, Jr.

Prosecutors are now tying Shirakawa to a fraudlent campaign flyer. The charge is for false personation in connection with a dirty tricks mailer sent out to District 5 voters for a City Council election.

A declaration just released by the Santa Clara County' District Attorney's office says DNA on one of the mailers appears to match Shirakawa's.