New police chief named in Andrews

New police chief named in Andrews

ANDREWS, TX (KWES) - The Andrews Police Department has a new chief of police.

The Andrews County News is reporting Lieutenant Ronny McCarver got the position.

He has been with the department for the past 22 years working under current Chief Bud Jones.

McCarver was picked out of about 20 applicants.

The position opened up when Chief Bud Jones announced he would be retiring.

An official date has not been set for when McCarver will take over but the city manager says it may be in March.

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