Heather Pinkerton was sworn in by Mayor Pro-Tem Lynn Nowlin Monday evening during City Council’s regular meeting at City Hall.
Police Chief Trevor Barnes said Pinkerton comes from the Lubbock Police Department. She earned a Bachelors of English and a Masters of Forensic Science from Texas Tech University.
Her husband Lucas also attended the swearing in ceremony.
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