Day wins Craighead County Judge race

Day wins Craighead County Judge race
(Source: Raycom Media)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Republican Marvin Day of Jonesboro has won the Craighead County Judge's race against opponent Jeff Presley.

According to unofficial numbers, Day defeated Presley by a 5,219 to 2,414 vote, or a 68.4 to 31.6% margin.

Day, who will not face a Democratic opponent in the fall, will take office in January.

Day will replace Democratic incumbent Ed Hill, who did not seek another term in office.

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