With more than half of precincts reporting Councilmember Cynthia Hedge-Morrell has not been able to pull away from criminal defense attorney Jason Williams in her bid to ascend to the Councilmember at Large seat for Division 2. Hedge Morrell has captured 44 percent of the vote, with 186 of 366 precincts reporting so far. Williams has 38 percent, according to the Secretary of State website. Ernest “Freddie” Charbonnet has 17 percent.