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KCMO Councilman Brandon Ellington guilty of municipal charge

Brandon ellington
Posted at 1:58 PM, Oct 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-01 15:00:25-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, City Councilman Brandon Ellington has been found guilty of a municipal assault charge from March 20, 2021.

A municipal court spokesperson said Ellington was found guilty on Friday. As part of Friday’s hearing, Ellington will face one year of probation and pay a $500 fine.

During Friday’s hearing, the attorney representing Ellington indicated they planned to file an appeal.

A court spokesperson said that appeal had not yet been filed as of early Friday afternoon.

This is a developing story and may be updated.

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