Mercer County Sheriff Tom Thompson Spending Final Days On Job

thompsonMercer County Sheriff Tom Thompson finishing up his final few weeks on the job. Thompson is retiring effective December 20th and Chief Deputy Jeff Dale will serve interim sheriff through January and then someone will be appointed to fill out Thompson’s term and he says it won’t be any of the current sheriff’s candidates.

Thompson’s term expires in December of 2014. He was honored at a retirement open house on Saturday. Thompson was elected to office three times.