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SCMPD's new interim chief has first official day with department

SCMPD Interim Police Chief Mark Revenew at a news conference on Tuesday to address the officer-involved shooting that happened in Savannah. (Source: WTOC) SCMPD Interim Police Chief Mark Revenew at a news conference on Tuesday to address the officer-involved shooting that happened in Savannah. (Source: WTOC)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department's new interim police chief Mark Revenew's first official day with the department was Tuesday, and what a first day it was, having to deal with an officer-involved shooting that happened on Marian Circle during the early morning hours.

The interim chief will be officially sworn in on Thursday at 3 p.m. at City Hall.

Chief Revenew is the previous police chief of the Pooler Police Department.

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