Voter registration drive held at Hampton jail

(Photo: Hampton Sheriff's Office)

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Members of the Hampton chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated held a voter’s registration drive for inmates at the Hampton Sheriff’s Office Correctional Facility.

Deputies identified inmates who were eligible to register to vote.

The sorority said they wanted to make sure the inmates who will remain behind bars have the opportunity to apply for an absentee ballot.