election results

Pierce County favored Incumbent Republican Senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler in Tuesday’s special run-off election.

Perdue outpolled Democrat Jon Ossoff 6,971-956, while Loeffler received 6,979 and Democrat, the Rev. Raphael Warnock, received 947 votes.

The results are for Pierce County only. Statewide both races remained too close to call Tuesday evening.

Voter turnout in Pierce County was 61.26 percent as almost 8,000 of Pierce County’s 12,971 registered voters cast ballots.

A complete report will be included in the Jan. 13 edition of The Times.