City Commissioner Francis Suarez elected mayor of Miami

Miami voters are turning to a seasoned city official to serve as their new mayor.

Francis Suarez was winning in a landslide Tuesday night to succeed outgoing Mayor Tomas Regalado, who has been in office since 2009.

A city commissioner since 2009, Suarez is the son of former Miami Mayor Xavier Suarez.

Voters were deciding between Suarez, Williams Armbrister, Christian Canache and Cynthia Jaquith.

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