Genesee County Undersheriff Chris Swanson

The race for Genesee County's next sheriff just got a little bigger as Undersheriff Chris Swanson announced his candidacy. 

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Swanson will formally announce his candidacy on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. at the Region 1-D, located at 1940 W. Atherton Road in Flint.

Sheriff Robert Pickell announced his retirement on Oct. 23.

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