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West Virginia State Police Graduates New Class Of Troopers

Reported: Mar. 7, 2014 11:48 AM EST
Updated: Mar. 7, 2014 4:42 PM EST
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INSTITUTE, W.Va. (Rachel Tarr) -- There will be more officers in those familiar green uniforms conducting investigations and patrolling roadways.

West Virginia State Police added more troopers to the ranks on Friday. Nineteen cadets graduated from the State Police Academy in Institute.

The cadets are the 63rd class to pass through the program. The ceremony was conducted at Ferrell Hall on the campus of West Virginia State University.

Cadets include Nicholas Cramer Boothe, 26, of Beaver, Daniel Patrick Dillion, 22, of Ronceverte, Shad Gregory Fox, 25, of St. Albans, David Alexander Gough, 24, from Martinsburg, Jacob Martin Hebb, 22, of Hendricks, Michael Patrick Hoder, 23, of New Cumberland, Roger Lee Jennings III, 22, of Branchland, Ralph Wyatt Justus, 24, Jewell Ridge, Va., Michael Jess Miller, 29, of Lenore, Kenneth Matthew Parker,29, of Triadelphia, Harold Anthony Rose,24, of New Haven, Samuel William Shahan, 27, of Buckhannon, Brandon Keith Shingleton, 22, of Buckhannon, David Matthew Simerly, 32, of Wolfesville, Md., Christopher Michael Snyder, 23, of Ft. Ashby, Nathaniel Scott Syner, 22, of Edmond, Benjamin Wright Thorn, 22, of Amity, Pa., Michael Lee Travelpiece, 26, of Wapwallopen, Pa and David James Trenton, 22, of Maysville.

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