Roanoke, Virginia – City of Roanoke has a new Democratic nominee for sheriff.
Antonio Hash won the Democratic primary race for city sheriff.
Hash defeated LeMajors Hill with a narrow win, picking up 53.83% of the votes against Hill’s 46.17%.
Both candidates are long-time members of the sheriff’s office. Hash has been a member for 13 years. Hill retired last year as an assistant division commander after 25 years serving with the office.
Sheriiff Tim Allen stepped down early last year and acting Sheriff David Bell did not compete for the position.