UPDATE: Hall named Tupelo Deputy Police Chief

By NEMS Daily Journal

Former Tupelo Deputy Police Chief Robert Hall will return to the department and resume his role as second in command of the 127-member force.
Police Chief Tony Carleton made the announcement at a press conference held at his Front Street office Monday.
Hall had resigned from the department in 2007 after pleading guilty to two misdemeanor charges related to the release of a hit-and-run driver.

Read more in Tuesday’s NEMS Daily Journal newspaper.