Candidate for DeKalb County Sheriff charged with impersonating an officer


DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — A man running for DeKalb County Sheriff was charged with impersonating an officer, according to court documents.

According to the indictment, Terry Wayne Wadsworth, 57, was charged with impersonating a peace officer and computer tampering.

Wadsworth filed to run for sheriff in May. On his campaign’s Facebook page Wadsworth says he, “is a 22-year veteran and has 15 years experience in law enforcement.”

His bond was set at $1,000.

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