Garden County Sheriff awaits decision in bench trial

The leader of the Garden County Sheriff's Office could know the result of her trial soon. 

Garden County Sheriff Michelle Quinn of Lisco is charged with misdemeanor domestic assault for an incident back in April. 

The case went to a bench trial, which was conducted Thursday. Closing arguments were due by the end of the day Monday, Aug. 9. 

The judge in the case is the Honorable Edward Steenburg. Court documents do not list a date in which he is expected to release his decision. 

The case was tried in Keith County. Court documents say that is where the altercation that led to the police response occurred. 

A special prosecutor was assigned to the case.