Police Chief placed on administrative leave, citizens show support

Alexandria Mayor Jeff Hall placed Alexandria Police Chief, Jerrod King, on administrative leave this past Friday. A reason for King being placed on leave hasn’t been given, but community members have been showing support of the chief along with asking for answers regarding his removal.

Mayor Hall released a statement today regarding King’s removal, but the community is still seeking answers. Along with voicing concerns and speculation.

In the meantime, an acting Chief of Police has been named.

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