Rankin County Judge John Shirley resigns to run for prosecutor

Rankin County Judge John Shirley resigns to run for prosecutor
Rankin County District 2 Justice Court Judge John Shirley has resigned to run for a non-judicial office. Source: Rankin County

RANKIN COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Rankin County District 2 Justice Court Judge John Shirley has resigned to run for a non-judicial office. The Board of Supervisors accepted his resignation Monday morning.

3 On Your Side is told Shirley is running for county prosecutor.

Supervisors will need to appoint someone to fill Shirley’s seat in Justice Court from now until January.

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