FORREST COUNTY (WDAM) - Mike Harris has won the runoff election for Forrest County Post One Constable.
Forrest County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Harris and Forrest County Sheriff's Captain Chris Bolten faced off in the runoff election.
Harris received 854 votes and Bolten received 423 votes.
The winner of the runoff will finish out the remaining year of Wayne Taylor's four year term. Taylor passed away this past summer during his third term as constable.
The position has formerly filled by his wife, Interim Kay Taylor until a special election could be scheduled.