A Baltimore County delegate has filed a complaint with the Maryland Board of Elections over a flier claiming he's partnering with a new Senate candidate and delegate hopeful rather than fellow incumbents.

Del. John Olszewski Jr. submitted an electronic complaint to the board, state prosecutor's office and to the attorney general. The faux flier asks voters to choose "Team O" and names newcomer Jordan Hadfield for Senate and Olszewski, fellow incumbent Mike Weir Jr. and newcomer Todd Crandell for delegates.

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The flier carries an authorization line by Olszewski, which is why he filed a complaint on Saturday. It reads, in part:

Hadfield said neither he nor Crandell had anything to do with the unauthorized flier. Hadfield said his ticket consists only of political newcomers and is not supporting any incumbents.

The race between Stone, the Senate's veteran lawmaker with nearly five decades in office, and Hadfield, who at 25 is one of the season's youngest contestants, was featured in The Sun's legislative primary wrap-up this morning.

Jared DeMarinis, director of the division of candidacy and campaign finance at the Board of Elections, said he received the complaint this morning and will begin reviewing it.

Unauthorized flier:

Flier flap emerges in Baltimore County D6

Authorized flier:

Flier flap emerges in Baltimore County D6
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