TELL CITY – A police officer who served under three mayors will retire early next year. Sgt. Lynn Wooldridge’s last day will be Jan.14, Police Chief Greg Hendershot announced at last week’s meeting of the city’s board of public works and safety.
Wooldridge served as a reserve officer several years before joining the force full time in 1990. He was promoted to the rank of corporal in 1999 and later became the department’s sergeant.
In that role he currently serves as fourth in command after chief, assistant chief and lieutenant.