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Ex-Polk Co. sheriff arrested again

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Chris Abril celebrates with supporters after being elected as sheriff of Polk County. (File/FOX Carolina) Chris Abril celebrates with supporters after being elected as sheriff of Polk County. (File/FOX Carolina)
COLUMBUS, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Former Polk County Sheriff Chris Abril was arrested during the weekend, according to the Spartanburg Herald-Journal.

The newspaper reported that Abril was arrested Saturday, and charged with using a stolen credit card. The paper reported that the alleged crimes happened between March 21 and April 19. He was released from jail on $32,000 bond.

Abril has faced multiple charges since 2006, including statutory rape, solicitation of a minor, driving while intoxicated and probation violation.

He resigned as sheriff in 2008.

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