Macon County Chronicle

RBS Assistant Chief of Police Suspended

Red Boiling Springs Assistant Chief of Police Doug McDonald was recently suspended, without pay, from the City Police Department.

In a letter from Red Boiling Springs Mayor Kenneth Hollis, that is said to have been sent to Officer McDonald to notify him of his suspension, “Absence from work” is given as the grounds for his reprimand.

Dated June 21, 2010, the letter states that McDonald was suspended without pay on June 24th, June 28th and June 29th.

Red Boiling Springs Chief of Police Terry Tuck was contacted for comment on the incident(s) leading up to McDonald’s suspension, but declined to release a statement.