And The Sheriff is. . .

PhotobucketSandra Hutchens!

The Orange County Board of Supervisors earlier this morning appointed the retired LA County Sheriff's Department division chief to replace Mike Carona as Orange County Sheriff.

The vote was 3-2 in favor of Hutchens.

Supervisors Chris Norby and Bill Campbell supported Santa Ana Police Chief Paul Walters. Patricia Bates, John Moorlach and Janet Nguyen voted for Hutchens.

More new-sheriff stuff to come on this very blog. Stay tuned!

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