EL PASO - Retired El Paso Police chief Carlos Leon will announce today that he is running for El Paso County Commissioner, Precinct 1.
Leon is looking to take the seat of current commissioner Anna Perez who is not seeking reelection and is campaigning for 41st District Court Judge.
Leon will make the announcement at a kick-off rally at the Lancers Club-East at 5:30p.m. Wednesday.
Leon served as chief of the El Paso Police Department for four and a half years and retired in 2003.