ELKHART — Elkhart Superior Court 2 Judge Stephen R. Bowers will take over as the special judge in the case against Kosciusko County Sheriff C. Aaron Rovenstine.
Documentation in the case shows today, Friday, March 24, the attorneys of record filed an agreed entry as to the appointment of Bowers as the successor to Special Judge Evan S. Roberts.
Roberts stepped down from his duties as special judge on Tuesday, March 21, due to illness.
Bowers, an Elkhart attorney and Elkhart City Councilman, was elected to the bench in 2006. He was re-elected in 2012.