Kent County Commissioner turns in resignation letter
Gary L. Rolls, Jr. linkedin.com
Patrick Center December 12, 2013 | WGVU Kent County Commissioner Gary Rolls tendered his resignation and issued a statement thanking 4th District residents for his 12 years in office and said he’ll use the time off to prepare for trials to prove his “Absolute and complete innocence.”
That’s in reference to Rolls’ arrest following a county board meeting on November 21st when he was charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct. The alleged victim is in her late 20s and lives in the Muskegon area. Authorities say the allegations go back a number of years.
The Chairman of the Board of Commissioners accepted the resignation. Now the Board of Commissioners has the month of January to select a replacement to serve the rest of Rolls term ending December 2014.
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