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Monday, April 01, 2013 11:03 PM

Document: Sheriff tipped off lover on meth probe [Read the full ouster petition]

By BOBBY BURCH, Herald Staff Writer

Attorney Robin Fowler, Overland Park, asks Senior Judge John E. Sanders to censor his client’s name from the court documents Monday during a hearing for former Franklin County Sheriff Jeff Curry at Franklin County District Court, 301 S. Main St., Ottawa. Fowler later was revealed to be the attorney representing Heather Jones, former Franklin County attorney. (Photo by Matt Bristow/The Ottawa Herald)

The secret’s out.

A prosecutor’s now-dismissed effort to remove Jeff Curry from office accused the Franklin County sheriff of telling his lover — former county attorney Heather Jones — that federal authorities were investigating her for buying meth.

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