By Lee Weyhrich
PINSON – A new deputy was sworn into the Pinson Sheriff’s Department at the council meeting on Thursday.
At the meeting, Doyle Burns was officially welcomed as a Pinson contract officer by Mayor Hoyt Sanders and councilman Joe Cochran.
Burns, who is new to the department, has more than 25 years of experience, said Sanders. He previously worked for the Hoover Police Department.