DENVER (CBS4)– A woman accused of forging multiple names and signatures on Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jon Keyser’s election petition has been arrested and charged with multiple felonies.

Maureen Marie Moss has been charged with 34 counts of forgery. The charges allege that between Feb. 24 and March 31, Moss submitted at least 34 forged signatures to her employer, Keyser. Those signatures were then submitted to the Colorado Secretary of State.

Jon Keyser (credit: CBS)

Jon Keyser (credit: CBS)

Moss was formally charged on Tuesday and she was arrested on Wednesday.

Keyser faces Jack Graham, a onetime Democrat and former Colorado State University athletic director, and Daryl Glenn, an El Paso County commissioner.

The winner of the June 28 primary will take on incumbent Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet in November.

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