Saratoga County Sheriff-elect Michael Zurlo on Saturday named Kevin P. Mullahey to serve as the Saratoga County undersheriff when Zurlo takes office in January.

Zurlo made the announcement on the Phil Barrett show on WABY 1160 AM.

Mullahey is an investigator at the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office. He has more than 30 years of experience and started his career with the Waterford Police Department in 1978.

Zurlo said in a news release Mullahey will be involved in day-to-day operations working closely with Jail Administrator Col. Richard Emery and overseeing the civil department and investigative unit.

Zurlo will replace retiring Sheriff James Bowen, who held the office for 41 years.

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