Government & Politics

March 16, 2014 9:15 PM

After the mayor locks up the police chief’s car, political intrigue runs high in tiny Strasburg, Mo.

Elections are generally low-profile affairs — by tradition, no one files for city posts, so they’re filled by write-ins. But after Strasburg’s mayor stashed the only police car in his garage and changed the locks on City Hall, tension is mounting ahead of the April 8 vote.

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