BOSSIER PARISH, LA (KSLA) - With all precincts reporting, Julian Whittington easily wins the race for Bossier Parish Sheriff.
Julian Whittington - R 14,169 68%
Mike McConnell - R 4,156 20%
John Matlock, Sr. - D 2,480 12%
Whittington, who received retiring Sheriff Larry Deen's endorsement, emerged at his campaign headquarters at Rodeway in Bossier City just before 10:00 p.m., expressing confidence in the returns continuing in his favor.
Those numbers held up. Whittington says he is looking forward to making the citizens of Bossier Parish safer.
Whittington resigned as a Chief Criminal Investigator with the Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office to run for the office.