HISTORY MADE: Two women promoted to sergeant in Abilene Police Department (5 photos)

POSTED: 3:47 PM Jan 23 2013

The Abilene Police Department held what it called, in a news release, “a historical promotion ceremony for the first two sworn female officers in our department.”

On Wednesday, the department promoted Officers Aron Bryan and Sue Belver to the rank of sergeant.  Bryan has served with the department since January 2003, while Belver has served since January 1995.

Photos by Michelle Frizalone/KTXS