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Thomasville welcomes new police chief

Chief Troy Rich took over Tuesday Chief Troy Rich took over Tuesday
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

Thomasville Police Chief Troy Rich took over Tuesday.   The New Jersey native has served on the force in the Rose City for 24 years.     

Rich served as the Assistant police chief for the last seven years.  He says he's eager to get to work.    

"I've received several phone calls this morning, congratulating me and encouraging me, and you know telling me that I have their support, and they look forward to my leadership," said Rich.       

The official swearing in ceremony will take place on July 10th.    

Rich takes over for Ellis Jackson Who just retired.

 

 

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