Minor appointed as prosecuting attorney in Mercer County

CELINA — Erin Minor has been named by the Mercer County Republican Party to fill a vacancy created with the recent resignation of county prosecuting attorney Matt Fox.

Fox was elected on Nov. 8 as judge of the Mercer County Common Pleas Court and resigned as prosecutor to accept a position as a magistrate for the court until taking office.

Minor has been an assistant prosecutor since March of 2019 and was previously legal counsel for the village of Fort Recovery. She obtained her Juris Doctor from Tulane University Law School and a master’s degree from Tulane University in New Orleans.