Source: Etchison running for mayor of Irvington

Gene Etchison, the Newark detective who grew up admiring the political career of state Sen. Ronald L. Rice (D-28), will run for mayor of Irvington next year against veteran incumbent Wayne Smith, a source told PolitickerNJ.com.

Etchison ran unsuccessfully for mayor in 2010.

Source: Etchison running for mayor of Irvington