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ST. LOUIS – New Year, incoming St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell will take his oath of office.

Bell plans to take the oath of office at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday morning at his New Year’s Eve Party at the Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel.

He will take a second ceremonial oath along with other county officials at the traditional inaugural event on January 1 from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., at Memorial Plaza in Clayton.

Bell replaces Bob McCulloch who leaves after 28 years, the longest-serving St. Louis County Prosecutor.