Guthrie defeats Pittman in GOP sheriff's runoff

Published On: Jul 31 2012 11:55:56 PM CDT

Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia's Republican opponent in the November election has been decided.

With 857 or 1064 precincts reporting, Louis Guthrie had 57 percent of the vote compared to Carl Pittman's 43 percent.

The general election will be held on Nov. 6.