ARDMORE, OK -- Wednesday afternoon the city of Ardmore announced their new police chief.
City manager J.D.Spohn said the new police chief will be Ken Grace, the current sheriff of Carter County.
The announcement was made at a 2 p.m. press conference at city hall.
Grace said he will continue serving as Sheriff until his first day as police chief on January 2nd.
The appointment will be confirmed by the City Commission on October 7th.
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