New HPD officer

Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Reece Lefever (left) is sworn in as a new Huntington Police Department patrolman, as City Clerk-Treasurer Christi McElhaney (right) administers the oath Wednesday, June 6, in the council chamber at the City Building. Lefever’s wife, Mariah, holds the Bible during the ceremony. Lefever will begin training at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy on June 18, followed by 12 weeks of field training with HPD.