LIMA — Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Zachary Norris has been selected 2020 Trooper of the Year at the Lima post.
Norris is a 2012 graduate of Shawnee High School and currently resides in Lima.
The selection of Norris, 26, is in recognition of outstanding service during 2020. Fellow officers chose Norris based on leadership abilities, professional ethics, courteous treatment of others, enthusiastic work attitude and cooperation with supervisors, peers and the public, according to Post Commander Lt. Tim Grigsby.
Norris is now in contention for the district and state Trooper of the Year Award to be announced at a later date.