New chief of police sworn in in Elizabethtown

New chief of police sworn in in Elizabethtown
Chief Jeremy Thompson was sworn in Thursday.

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WAVE) - There’s a new top cop in Elizabethtown.

Police Chief Jeremy Thompson was officially sworn into office Thursday afternoon.

The retired Kentucky State Police major was appointed by the town’s mayor in April.

Thompson’s first official day as chief is Saturday.

A community meet and greet is planned for Monday night.

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