Springfield attorney and Iraqi war veteran Steve Fenner announced Tuesday that he's running for Greene County prosecutor in 2010.
Fenner is running to replace Darrell Moore, who has launched a bid for the 7th District Congressional seat.
Assistant Prosecutor Dan Patterson is the only other announced candidate. Both are Republicans. Fenner said he's filed his paperwork and will make a formal announcement in September.
Fenner said that local attorney David Wieland would serve as his treasurer and accountant Greg Kollmeyer would be his deputy treasurer. Fenner worked in the Springfield police department from 1989-1993. After finishing law school, he served in the prosecutor's office for three years. Fenner also served in the Navy in on a convoy security team from June of 2007 to March 2008, completing around 180 escort missions in the Al Anbar Province.
For more on Patterson's candidacy, click HERE.
THE FACEBOOK PRIMARY:
Patterson has 229 "supporters" on his page.
Fenner boasts 291 "supporters" on his page.