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O’Brien and Walls sworn in as new Hancock police officers

by Geoff Fox

There are two new officers officially patrolling the streets of Hancock.  Mayor Tim Smith swore in the new officers during the June town meeting June 7.

Smith first swore in Officer Donnie O’Brien followed by Jesse Walls. Both officers had just graduated from the Police Academy at Hagerstown Community College.

After he was sworn in, Nancy O’Brien pinned her son’s badge on his uniform. Kelly Walls also did the same for her son.

Sgt. Rich Miller told . . .