Former sheriff jumps back into politics for run at Richmond council

RICHMOND, Ind. — Although his time as the county’s top law enforcement officer ended earlier this month, Jeff Cappa isn’t done with politics just yet.

The former two-term Wayne County sheriff filed his paperwork Thursday to run for the Republican nomination for the District 4 seat on Richmond Common Council. That spot currently is occupied by Clay Miller, who told the Pal Item he won’t be seeking re-election.

Cappa said he had been asked about whether he would be interested in running in this year’s city election and decided his time of service wasn’t quite done yet.

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