by: Scott McCaulley

After current Boone County Sheriff Mike Moore leaves his post in April to go work for the State of Arkansas, his Chief Deputy will move into the top spot.

Justice of the Peace Glenn Redding posted on his Facebook Page that the Boone County Quorum Court met in Special Session Tuesday evening and appointed Tim Roberson to become Boone County Sheriff on April 5th.

Roberson will fill the rest of Moore’s term as Sheriff which goes until December 31, 2022. Moore is taking a position with the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration.