Local police chief announces run for Marion Co. Sheriff

Tom Vaughn announced his candidacy for Marion County Sheriff on May 11, 2017. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A local police chief has announced his intentions to run for Marion County Sheriff next year.

Tom Vaughn made the announcement Thursday morning on Monument Circle.

He’s been the chief of police in Southport for nearly three years.

Current sheriff John Layton has been on the job since 2010.

For more on this story, click on the video.

Never miss another Facebook post from WISH-TV