(KATV) The Saline County Quorum Court has chosen an interim sheriff by a unanimous 13-0 vote. Cleve Barfield,62, will take over after Sheriff Bruce Pennington retires on October 1.
Barfield is a 39 year veteran of the Arkansas State Police. He retired in 2012 with the rank of Major.
Barfield will be unable to actually run for sheriff in the next Saline County election.
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