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Lea County Sheriff's Seat Up For Grabs in June Election

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LEA COUNTY, N.M. - The Lea County Sheriff seat is up for grabs.

Four people are running for the position.

Current Sheriff, Mark Hargrove, has held the position since 2012 but won't be seeking re-election.

Steve Ackerman, Jon Martinez, Chan Kim and Jason Daugherty are all vying for sheriff.

All four are current or former employees with the department.

The election is on June 3.