WACO (August 11, 2014) Officer Gary Hiatt, a five-year veteran of the Waco Police Department, was promoted to sergeant Monday.
Hiatt joined the department in December 2008 after five years in the U.S. Army where he served as a military police officer, deploying to Iraq three times from 2003 to 2007.
He was awarded a Purple Heart Medal, among other commendations.
He has twice received the Police Commendation Award since joining the department.
He’ll begin his supervisory role as a Sergeant in the Community Services Division.