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Woman recorded in backseat with Las Vegas-area public administrator transferred to another office

Review-Journal reporter wrote about video involving pair

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The girl accused of getting an inappropriate relationship with Clark County Public Administrator Robert Telles, who’s in jail dealing with a homicide cost, has left the office for another county division, a spokesman confirmed to the 8 News Now Investigators.

Roberta Lee-Kennett transferred to the Department of Social Service as a household service specialist efficient Sept. 17, in accordance to the spokesman.

Telles, 45, is accused of killing Las Vegas Review-Journal investigative journalist Jeff German, 69. German was discovered stabbed to demise outdoors his northwest valley residence on Sept. 3. 

German wrote a number of tales exposing issues on the Public Administrator’s Office underneath the management of Telles. Video on the heart of 1 story confirmed Telles and Lee-Kennett shifting round in the backseat of a car in a parking storage. Both Telles and Lee-Kennett are married.

The pair advised German that they had been “hugging,” in accordance to a Review-Journal article published in May.

“Both Telles and Lee-Kennett acknowledged driving separately to the parking structure at the Las Vegas North Premium Outlets mall several times earlier this year and entering the back seat of her car,” German wrote. “They said they just talked about the problems in the office and only hugged each other.”

Telles lost the Democratic major to his assistant public administrator Rita Reid.

The Clark County District Attorney’s Office is searching for an order to take away Telles from office. He continues to be getting paid a wage of practically $120,000 a year.

Telles faces a cost of open homicide with the usage of a lethal weapon, with an enhancement that the sufferer is age 60 or older. He is predicted to seem in court docket for the homicide cost on Oct. 26.

Lee-Kennett couldn’t be reached for remark.

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