SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - The Savannah Police Department will be getting a new assistant chief this week.
Major Lenny Gunther is the second assistant chief for the department. He will be in charge of the department's Field Operations Bureau.
Maj. Gunther has been with Savannah Police for 19 years. Before joining the police force, he served in the U.S. Army for eight years.
Gunther will be officially sworn in on Friday, Aug. 2.