Adam Cornell will not seek reelection
Edmonds residents to leave after 2022
Last updated 11/17/2021 at 2:04pm
Adam Cornell, who overcame a rough childhood to rise through the ranks in the Snohomish County Prosecutor's office to be elected prosecutor, said he will not run for a second term.
Cornell, who lives in Edmonds, said he will finish his term, which runs through the end of 2022.
Cornell spent more than 16 years as deputy prosecuting attorney. He ran unopposed in the general election in November 2018 after longtime county prosecutor Mark Roe – who endorsed Cornell's election – stepped down.
Cornell's a lifelong Democrat – candidates must state a party preference when filing for the offi...