Emily Rose Grover
Florida Teen Accused Of Rigging Homecoming Election To Be Tried As Adult
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida adolescent blamed for gear a homecoming sovereign political decision with her mom is being charged as a grown-up, examiners said.
Emily Rose Grover was as yet 17 when she was captured in March. She turned 18 in April, and the State Attorney's Office in Escambia County affirmed Tuesday that Grover will be attempted as a grown-up.
Grover and her mom, Laura Rose Carroll, 50, face numerous lawful offense accusations originating from the October homecoming vote at Tate High School in Pensacola.
While utilized as an associate head at Bellview Elementary School in a similar province, Carroll got to the school region's inward framework to project false decisions in favor of her girl so she would win, authorities said. The examination started in November when the Escambia County School District detailed unapproved access into many understudy accounts, as indicated by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
Examiners tracked down that in October, many decisions in favor of the school's homecoming court were hailed as deceitful, the news discharge said. There were 117 votes from a similar IP address inside a brief timeframe, the examination found.
That is when examiners discovered proof of unapproved admittance to the framework connected to Carroll's cellphone and PCs at her home. The were 246 votes projected for homecoming court from those gadgets.
Different Tate understudies told agents that Grover portrayed utilizing her mom's framework access, or of watching her mom access records, for quite a long time, the report said. Specialists discovered that since August 2019, Carroll's record got to 372 secondary school records and 339 of those were Tate understudies.
Specialists said Carroll had locale level access of the educational committee's program. Framework clients are needed to change their secret word like clockwork, and Carroll's yearly preparing for the "Staff Responsible Use of Guidelines for Technology" was state-of-the-art, the organization said.
Authorities have affirmed that Carroll was suspended from her work, yet it wasn't promptly clear in the event that she has been terminated. Specialists said Grover was removed from Tate High School.
Each are accused of offenses against clients of PCs, PC frameworks, PC organizations and electronic gadgets; unlawful utilization of a two-way specialized gadget; criminal utilization of by and by recognizable data and intrigue to perpetrate those offenses.
Carroll stays free on a $6,000 bond, and Grover is free on $2,000 bond. Investigators said the mother and girl each face a most extreme 16-year sentence.