Special prosecutor named
February 5, 2021
By RICHARD JENKINS
HURLEY — A special prosecutor has been appointed in the criminal case against former Hurley Fire Chief Darrell Petrusha.
Taylor County Judge Ann Knox-Bauer, who is hearing the case, has appointed Allen Brey to the position.
Brey will receive $80 an hour, according to court documents, including travel time.
“This deviation from the standard special prosecutor rate is necessary due to the difficulty in finding qualified and experienced people willing to take this special appointment where the district attorney has been disqualified and the ne...