Republican Mike Wallach wins race for judge in 348th Judicial District

Editor's note: This post has been updated to correct the name of Wallach's opponent, Joe Drago.

Updated at 2:05 a.m.

Republican Mike Wallach won his race for judge of the 348th Judicial District with all precincts reporting.

Wallach earned 57 percent of the vote, defeating Democrat Joe Drago, who earned 43 percent of the vote.

Updated at 7:45 p.m.

Early voting results have been released and Republican Mike Wallach is leading with 58.00 percent of the early vote, as Democrat Joe Drago trails with 42.00 percent of the vote.

There are more than 500,000 registered voters in Collin County, of which 56.24 percent chose to vote early in person or by mail-in, said Collin County Public Information Officer Tim Wyatt. Early voting in Collin County ran from Oct. 24-Nov. 4.