March 7, 2013
Trooper Smeltser Transferring to Scotland County
Trooper Sean Smeltser has transferred to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop B's Zone 6, which serves Scotland and Clark counties.
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon recently announced the following Troop B transfers impacting the local coverage area.
On February 24, 2013, Trooper Sean Smeltser transferred from Zone 5, Adair and Schuyler counties, to Zone 6, Clark and Scotland counties.
Smeltser was appointed to the Patrol on June 29, 2003. After graduating from the Patrol Academy he was assigned to Troop B, Zone 4, Putnam and Sullivan counties. On August 20, 2006, he transferred to Zone 5, Adair and Schuyler counties; on August 10, 2010, he transferred to Zone 1, Macon and Shelby counties; and on January 29, 2012 he transferred back to Zone 5.
He is a native of Hannibal, Missouri, and graduated from Hannibal High School. He holds an associate's of arts degree from Southeastern Community College in West Burlington, Iowa.