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Threats shouldn't deter people standing for election - Teare

Treasury Minister offering cash reward for help in a police investigation

The Treasury Minister says he hopes the threatening letters he's received doesn't put others off standing for election.

Eddie Teare was sent the letters in December, and police say they're now investigating who is behind it.

Extracts of the letters have been posted on the Isle of Man Constabulary's Facebook page to see if anyone can identify the handwriting.

Mr Teare says it's been a difficult time for him and his family:

The deadline for nominations for the House of Keys by-elections in Glenfaba and Peel is August 10.

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