New Summit Prosecutor Sworn In

AKRON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Summit County has a new chief prosecutor.

Elliot Kolkovich was sworn in Friday afternoon to complete the term of Sherri Bevan Walsh who officially retired for health reasons ten days ago.

Kolkovich has been with the office for over a dozen years.

Bevan Walsh served a record 23 years as prosecutor.

She has long-term issues with COVID-19.