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New Highway Patrol Chief Named

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Thursday Attorney General Tim Fox announced a new Highway Patrol Chief to replace Kenton Hickethier.  Tom Butler is now the new appointee.

Butler has been with the Montana Highway Patrol since 1992 and was the Commander of the Bozeman District from 2005-2009. 

Fox stated the following on his decision, "I have clearly seen that Tom Butler is a proven leader and administrator, and that he is the right person to take the helm of Montana's premier law enforcement agency."

 

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