Incumbent Cumberland County Sheriff Ennis Wright will shift on to deal with a Republican challenger in the November basic election, in accordance to unofficial success from Tuesday night’s principal election.
Wright conquer challenger Lester Lowe in the Democrat major, earning 16,340 votes to Lowe’s 4,689. Wright could not be achieved for comment.
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He will confront LaRue Windham in the November basic election. Windham, who also has regulation enforcement knowledge, is the only Republican in the race.
In accordance to Wright’s marketing campaign website, he is a Fayetteville native and graduated from Terry Sanford Superior University, wherever he performed basketball.
Wright served in the Military and as a squad chief, platoon sergeant and drill sergeant, ahead of starting up his law enforcement job with the Spring Lake Law enforcement Office in 1994, according to his campaign’s