Chief Deputy Greg Reynolds named interim Simpson County Sheriff

Chief Deputy Greg Reynolds named interim Simpson County Sheriff
Chief Deputy Greg Reynolds has been named interim sheriff while Simpson County Sheriff Donald O'Cain recovers after falling ill. Source: Simpson County Sheriff's Dept.

SIMPSON COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Simpson County Sheriff Donald O’Cain continues to improve after falling ill on October 15th.

Rhuel Dickinson, Simpson County Administrator, says O’Cain has requested that Chief Deputy Greg Reynolds be named interim sheriff while O’Cain recovers.

Dickinson told WLBT that Reynolds would be sworn-in as interim sheriff at noon Thursday in the chancery court building in Mendenhall.

It is not known how long O’Cain expects to be out.

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