MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - The Madisonville Police Department has a new officer on its force.
Karsten Martin, 24, returns to the Brazos Valley from Marquez.
He used to live in Leon County, and graduated from the police academy in December.
Martin also attended Sam Houston State University.
He says he hopes to spend the rest of his career protecting the streets of Madisonville.