Sass wins Republican primary runoff for Charleston County Council

Herbert Sass III
Herbert Sass III

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Herbert Sass III will take on Democrat Richard Hricik for the District one seat on the Charleston County Council.

According to the Charleston County Board of Elections the unofficial results show Sass got 51 percent of the vote over his Republican opponent Mark Smith who got 48 percent in Tuesday's Republican primary runoff election.

The election is April 26.

The winner will fill Former Councilman Joe McKeown seat. He stepped down to be Congressman Tim Scott's Assistant Chief of Staff.

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