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Ardmore Deputy Chief Eric Hamblin will Return to Work as Captain

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ARDMORE, OK-- Ardmore's Deputy chief Eric Hamblin is officially headed back to work after more than a week of administrative leave

City manager J.D Spohn said due to the resignation of Chief  Keith Mann, deputy chief Eric Hamblin will return to the police department

However Hamblin has stepped down from his position as deputy chief and is returning to his previous position as a Captain within the department.
   

Spohn said he's still not sure how long it will be until a new chief is appointed.

"We haven't made any decisions about our search or avenues we'll use towards our search. Hopefully I'll have that discussion within the next 10 days or so and we can start that process," said Spohn.

Spohn said Kevin Norris will continue stepping in as acting chief until they a select a new one.