SUNBURY — The Sunbury police department grew by one after Mayor Kurt Karlovich hired a part-time officer Monday night.

Aaron Doyle was hired at a rate of $22 per hour.

Doyle previously was a member of the Montoursville and Middleburg police departments.

Doyle is currently employed as an EMT for Evangelical Community Hospital.

"I am happy to announce the addition of the officer to our department," Karlovich said. 'We will continue to grow our force when we can."