New Boston Police Chief terminated

Accusations mounting against Chief King ousts him from position

NEW BOSTON, TX (KSLA) - New Boston Police Chief Tony King was terminated after a special meeting Friday morning.

The New Boston Mayor and Council removed and dismissed Chief King due to "lack of confidence."

Since Chief King was dismissed, Garry McCrary was named as Interim Acting Police Chief.

King allegedly fired Milwood because he threatened to expose police misconduct in the New Boston police force.

King, the embattled Chief of Police for the town of New Boston, Texas explained the controversial firing of Lieutenant Johnny Milwood in a letter.

The letter written by Chief King, and placed in the Lt. Milwood's personnel file says Milwood was terminated from the New Boston Police department for "Lack of Confidence."

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