ELECTION: David Jones wins TGC Sheriff’s race

Polls have closed in Tom Green County. The contested race locally was the Tom Green County Sheriff seat with incumbent David Jones running against challenger Walter Bryant.

Jones had a total of 23,513 votes with Bryant at 7,767.

According to early voting totals, Jones held a steady lead against Bryant in the race. With 24,654 early votes cast, 18,778 were cast for Jones with 5,876 cast for Bryant.