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Sheriff's Chief Deputy Justin Fleeman running against Youngblood for Sheriff

Posted at 10:47 AM, Jan 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-24 14:25:24-05

The elections department confirmed with 23ABC that another candidate is set to run for Sheriff.

Justin Fleeman, a KCSO Sheriff's Chief Deputy for the Investigations Bureau, filed paperwork Tuesday to run against current KCSO Sheriff Donny Youngblood, who has announced he is running for reelection.

Youngblood was elected as Sheriff in 2006.