Ducey appoints Pima County prosecutor for judicial opening - Tucson News Now

Ducey appoints Pima County prosecutor for judicial opening

Kellie Johnson. (Source: University of Arizona) Kellie Johnson. (Source: University of Arizona)
ARIZONA (AP) -

Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed a top prosecutor for Pima County to fill a Superior Court vacancy.

Ducey's office on Monday announced his appointment of Chief Criminal Deputy County Attorney Kellie Johnson to replace Judge K.C. Stanford, who recently retired.

Johnson has been a prosecutor for more than 20 years, with experience in prosecuting cases involving a wide range of crimes.

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