Glenn Jacobs, WWE star Kane, wins race for Knox County Mayor on Thursday

WATE in Knoxiville is reporting that Glenn Jacobs (aka WWE star Kane) has won the race for Knox County mayor held on Thursday evening.

Jacobs won the race with a 2-1 lead over Democrat Linda Haney. As of this report, 54% of the votes had been counted. Jacobs was leading 38,133 votes to 20,415.

WWE made mention of Jacobs’ victory on Thursday evening as well.

WBIR is featuring an interview with Jacobs after he was declared the winner.