ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple told NEWS10 he will run for state senate if the district maps drafted by the special master stay the same. Apple would run in the proposed 43rd state Senate district.

The proposed district covers parts of Albany and Washington Counties and all of Rensselaer County. The maps must be finalized by May 20.

Apple said he plans to make a formal announcement soon.