Officials said 15 people pleaded not guilty in connection to a voter fraud scheme in Edinburg.
According to authorities, all are facing illegal voting charges except Araceli Montoya Gutierrez.
Gutierrez is charged with one count of engaging in organized election fraud and one count of illegal voting, said officials.
The arraignment for the last suspect, Guadalupe Sanchez Garza, is scheduled for November 7.
Officials said 16 people are expected to be arraigned in connection to a voter fraud scheme in Edinburg Thursday morning.
According to the District Attorney’s office, the suspects are accused of voting illegally in the 2017 Edinburg elections.
Also among those being arraigned are Daniel Castillo, Gudalupe Sanchez Garza, Aracely Montoya Gutierrez, Brenda Rodriguez, Rosendo Rodriquez, Cynthia Tamez, Ruby Tamez, Belinda Rodriguez, Felisha Yolanda Rodriguez, Crystal Lee Ponce, Veronica Vela, Maria S. Aleman, Jose Antonio Vela, Alyssa R. Cano and Jose Ignacio Martinez.