Updated 10:53 a.m. September 1, 2017:
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Shortly after his resignation became official at 11:59 p.m. August 31, Sheriff Clarke sent out a tweet. The tweet came out at 4:17 a.m. and said “After nearly 40 years serving my community I’m retiring. What a ride! I will announce my future plans next week after the Labor Day holiday.”
After nearly 40 years serving my community I’m retiring. What a ride! I will announce my future plans next week after the Labor Day holiday. pic.twitter.com/pYbv7txCEZ
Updated: 4:56 p.m. August 31, 2017:
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke released the following statement on his resignation:
“After almost forty years serving the great people of Milwaukee County, I have chosen to retire to pursue other opportunities. I will have news about my next steps in the very near future.”
Local lawmakers are also responding to Clarke’s resignation announcement. 
Posted 3:21 p.m. August 31, 2017:
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