Recount in Butler County commissioners race

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A recount will be held for the Butler County Republican commissioners race.

With 100 percent of precincts reporting, T. C. Rogers leads Courtney Combs by a margin of 24 votes. Rogers had 11,482 votes, Combs had 11,458 and Chuck Fuhrman had 9,310.

By Ohio law, an automatic recount is ordered if the margin of victory of the nominee, candidate, or issue is less than one-half of one percent of the vote.

The Butler County Board of Elections has not released a timetable for when the recount will be held.

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