JACKSON COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - The Third Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney announced Tuesday the addition of a new deputy attorney.
Henry Boyce, Third Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney, announced Tuesday, the addition of Jerrod Slayton as a new Deputy Prosecuting Attorney.
Slayton, 31, of Jonesboro was sworn in by Third Judicial District Circuit Judge Harold S. Erwin in the Jackson County courtroom Monday afternoon.
In a press release, Boyce's office says Slayton is a graduate of the University of Arkansas William H. Bowen School of Law and has been a licensed attorney for five years.
He began his practice in Fayetteville and returned to Northeast Arkansas where he maintains a private practice as well as now serving as a part-time deputy prosecutor.
"I am very proud to bring Jerrod into service of the people of the Third Judicial District. He is a seasoned attorney who brings character to the task, Boyce said."