Nix is new chief deputy prosecuting attorney for Huntington County

Huntington County Prosecuting Attorney Amy Richison, has announced the appointment of Jeremy K. Nix as her chief deputy prosecuting attorney.

Former Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Jamie M. Groves resigned the position when he was sworn in as the new Huntington County Circuit Court Judge on Jan. 31.

Nix has been an attorney in Huntington County since October 2003, specializing in criminal defense law and civil practice. He will maintain his civil practice, but he will no longer handle criminal defense cases.