MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – Robert A. “Rob” Blair took the oath of office Friday as the next sheriff of Berkeley County.

Newly appointed Sheriff of Berkeley County Rob Blair was sworn in by Judge Steven Redding Friday as family members looked on. (Photo: Berkeley County Commission)

Blair of Martinsburg, was appointed Thursday by the Berkeley County Commission to serve the unexpired term of former Sheriff Nathan Harmon, who resigned on December 26, 2023.

The unexpired term ends on December 31st of this year.

The oath of office was administered by 23rd Judicial Circuit Judge R. Steven Redding.