The police chief in a small Eastern North Carolina town was arrested Thursday, along with one of his lieutenants, and charged with corruption and other crimes, according to multiple news reports.Hey, sounds like it must be an easy job. Since there's now an opening, maybe I'll apply, myself. But only if they let me dress like this...
Southport Police Chief Gary Lee Smith and Lt. Michael Simmons were both charged with obtaining property by false pretense, according to Wilmington television station WWAY. Smith was also charged with obstruction of justice and willful failure to discharge the duties of his office, WWAY reported.
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Snake(s) in the garden
Uh oh, looks like trouble here in paradise. There's been a crime spree going on in Southport, and I didn't even notice it - probably because it was being perpetrated by the police department: