A promotion for Several Parkersburg Police Officers. Mayor Newell conducted the ceremony Wednesday.
Friends, family and other Parkersburg officers watched as fellow officers received their new titles. Many vacancies needed to be filled.
Previously a Lietenant, Scott Elliott was promoted to Captain.
Three Sergeants, Matthew Board, Greg Collins, and Steven Bunner are now Lieutenants.
Todd Davis, Scott Carpenter, and Matthew Eicchorn and Pat Edelen are now sergeants.
All have already been trained and ready to assume their new roles.