Holcomb appoints David Zent to Allen Superior Court
Monday Nov 05, 2018 3:59pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced that Senior Magistrate David Zent -- son of State Rep. Dennis Zent of Angola -- is his appointment to the Allen County Superior Court Criminal Division.
Judge Zent will succeed Judge John F. Surbeck Jr. who will retire Dec. 31.
Zent currently serves as senior magistrate of the Misdemeanor and Traffic Division of the Allen County Superior Court and has been a magistrate in the Criminal Division since 2015.
Prior to becoming a magistrate, Zent was in private practice, worked for the Allen County Public Defender’s Office, the Federal Public Defender’s Office, and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.
Zent will be sworn in on date to be determined.