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Franklin County Commissioner Files Charges of His Own

Posted August 23, 2007 9:04 p.m. EDT
Updated August 23, 2007 10:54 p.m. EDT

A Franklin County Commissioner, facing assault and drug charges, has filed charges himself.

Dare County deputies charged Harry Foy Jr. with assaulting Laurie Boemper on his boat in Pamlico Sound on Aug. 15.

Foy has now filed charges accusing Boemper of "simple assault" and property damage.

Foy and three other people on his boat face drug-possession charges.