Marshall, TX police chief resigns

Marshall, TX police chief resigns
Marshall, Texas, Police Chief Jesus E. "Eddie" Campa's resignation letter. (Source: Marshall, Texas, Police Department)
Marshall, Texas, Police Chief Jesus E. "Eddie" Campa's resignation letter. (Source: Marshall, Texas, Police Department)

MARSHALL, TX (KSLA) - Marshall, Texas, police officers have confirmed that Police Chief Jesus E. "Eddie" Campa resigned from his position around 4:40 p.m. Monday.

According to Police Department officials, Campa said he was resigning to pursue another opportunity.

Campa is giving the city 60 days' notice, meaning June 23 will be his last day on the job, according to his resignation letter.

Click here to read his resignation letter.

Campa was sworn in as police chief Aug. 18, 2014.

Officers report the El Paso native signed a five-year contract and still had two years left on it.

Police Department officials report no interim chief has been appointed.

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