Westerville Police Chief to Lead Ohio BCI

COLUMBUS, Ohio (24-7 News)--Westerville Police Chief Joe Morbitzer is being named the new head of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation.  

Attorney General-elect Dave Yost announced over the weekend the selection of Morbitzer to lead the state crime lab and manage around 450 agents and employees.  

A veteran of law enforcement for almost four decades, Morbitzer has worked with Westerville Police for 33 years and has been recognized nationally for his public service.