Election Results: District 2 State Senator seat run-off - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Election Results: District 2 State Senator seat run-off

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Edward "Ed" Price will replace embattled former state Senator Troy Brown in the state legislature. Voters headed to the polls Saturday to cast their ballots in a runoff special election.

The position was left vacant after Brown resigned amid calls for his expulsion from the legislature after he pleaded no contest to domestic abuse charges.

RELATED: Sen. Troy Brown resigns from La. State Senate

Price won the District 2 seat with 9,224 votes, about 62 percent. Warren Harang III finished with a little over 37 percent, a count of 5.507 votes.

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