Dewaine Malone of Lake City announced that he will seek a second term as Eastern District Deputy Sheriff. Malone will be a candidate in the May Democratic primary.
Malone has 29 years of law enforcement experience. During Malone's first term as Eastern District Deputy Sheriff, he has worked closely with local law enforcement agencies and there have been several drug arrests made by the Sheriff's office and local law enforcement agencies, he said.
If re-elected, he pledges to continue the on-going fight against drugs and drug related offenses in the Eastern District.
Malone and his wife, Carroll, have been married for 31 years and they have a daughter, Michelle, who also lives in Lake City.
Malone said there would be nothing more gratifying than being able to serve a second term as Eastern District Deputy Sheriff.