NHGOP STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF SHERIFF DOWNING

Concord - New Hampshire Republican State Committee Chairman Jennifer Horn released the following statement today on the passing of Rockingham County Sheriff Michael Downing:

"Sheriff Downing was a committed public servant and an outstanding leader who worked tirelessly for the people of Rockingham County. As a state legislator, and later as a law enforcement officer, Mike served as a role model in his community and dedicated his time and efforts to making New Hampshire a better place to live. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Downing family during this difficult time."