Criminal charges filed against three people in Flint water crisis: local media

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Posted: Apr 20, 2016 10:53 AM

By Ben Klayman

DETROIT (Reuters) - Three Michigan state and local officials were criminally charged on Wednesday in connection with the state attorney general's investigation into dangerous lead levels in Flint's drinking water, a crisis that has fueled widespread public outrage, according to local media reports.

Genesee District Judge Tracy Collier-Nix authorized charges against Flint employee Michael Glasgow and Michigan Department of Environmental Quality employees Steven Busch and Michael Prysby, local media reported.

(Reporting by Ben Klayman; Editing by Diane Craft)