Emotional T.K. Waters sworn in as Jacksonville sheriff

Published on November 21, 2022 at 10:15 am

Sheriff-elect T.K. Waters took an oath of office Sunday afternoon, officially becoming the third person to hold the position in Duval County in just five months.

The swearing-in ceremony took place at Bible Believers Baptist Church in Mandarin.

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After taking an oath, Waters became emotional as he thanked God and members of the church for helping him overcome hardships and become sheriff.

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author image Travis Gibson is a digital reporter who has lived in Jacksonville for more than 25 years. He focuses on local issues like education and the environment.

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