MADISONVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- Trooper Jon McGehee, of Bremen, KY, has been named as the Trooper of the Year (2017) for KSP Post 2.
Kentucky State Representative Melinda Gibbons Prunty presented him with a Citation of Appreciation from the Kentucky House of Representatives.
The Citation of Appreciation that she presented stated that “Trooper McGehee is a distinguished public servant who has continually demonstrated a profound dedication to ensuring the safety and security of his fellow citizens. The Kentucky House of Representatives offered its sincere commendation and gratitude to Trooper McGehee for his exemplary professional service and extended sincere best wishes for future success and good fortune as he continues to work for the citizens of the Commonwealth.”
Trooper Jon McGehee is a seven year veteran of the Kentucky State Police and will be promoted to Sergeant on August 16, 2017.
He was joined by family and friends while accepting the award. He will continue serving the Post 2 District after his promotion to Sergeant.