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Cabell County Sheriff's Department gets new motorcycles

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In a first for the county, the Cabell County Sheriff's Department displayed their new motor unit this morning in Huntington.

Sheriff Tom McComas says as far as he knows Cabell County is the only sheriff's department in West Virginia to utilize a motorcycle unit.

Four deputies trained in an intense course to learn how to use the new addition for police operations.

The department purchased the two motorcycles from the Huntington Police Department.

CCSD Chief Deputy Doug Ferguson said, "We've been working on obtaining these for several years now. We're very fortunate and pleased that we were able to, with the cooperation of the city, able to obtain the motor units."