February 18, 2014
Trooper thanked (photo)
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer (far right) presents West Virginia State Police Col. Jay Smithers with a plaque of appreciation on Tuesday. Brewer honored 34 members of the West Virginia State Police, who helped Kentucky State Police Trooper Al Eiserman and his family after a helicopter crash in Breathitt County, Ky., in July. Eiserman is at left, with West Virginia State Police 1st Lt. Col. Jack Chambers and Kentucky State Police Lt. Col. Jack Miniard.