Troy Peterson wins Harrison Co. sheriff's race - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Troy Peterson wins Harrison Co. sheriff's race

Troy Peterson thanks supporters as he becomes the new Sheriff of Harrison County. (Photo source: WLOX) Troy Peterson thanks supporters as he becomes the new Sheriff of Harrison County. (Photo source: WLOX)
HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

Harrison County has a new sheriff tonight. Troy Peterson defeated incumbent Melvin Brisolara in Tuesday’s primary runoff election.

Brisolara was running for his third term as Harrison County’s top cop, but his chances were derailed by Peterson, a 27-year law enforcement veteran.

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