New Lea County Sheriff Introduced

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

LEA COUNTY, N.M. - A week after Lea County Sheriff Rod Coffman took his life, Lea County now a new Sheriff.

Mark Hargrove was introduced during a recent County Commissioners meeting.

Hargrove has been working in law enforcement for 22 years, 16 of those with the sheriff's office.

Commissioners expressed their support for Hargrove stating he's been doing a good job as interim sheriff.