Get to know SPD Officer John "Ben" Armstrong

Each week, The Tribune will be spotlighting local law enforcement and first responders.

Whether they are police officers, firefighters or emergency medical personnel, these men and women in uniform are highly trained to serve and protect their communities.

Name: Patrolman John “Ben” Armstrong

Badge number: 34-110

Position: Night shift patrol

Years with Seymour Police Department: 1½ years

Hobbies: Working out, watching football

Favorite part of being a police officer: Having a positive influence on the community

Favorite food: Hot wings

Favorite sport: Football

Favorite musician: James Hetfield

Hidden talent: I can juggle.

Words of wisdom: Life is hard. It’s even harder when you’re stupid.