An Owen County judge rejected a plea agreement in which former Monroe County Auditor Amy Gerstman would have plead guilty to misuse of funds.
The Monroe County Auditor's race between Steve Saulter and Vivien Bridges has been tight and could be decided by the absentee ballots still being counted.
Democratic candidate Steve Saulter acknowledges his boss of the last four years has tarnished the image of the office.
Monroe County Auditor Amy Gerstman won election in 2008 despite multiple reports of personal financial problems prior to the election.
The Monroe County Election Board must vote unanimously to create vote centers.