Bruce mayor recovering in Memphis hospital

Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope is in a Memphis hospital to recover from a medical emergency.

Posted: May 2, 2018 10:09 AM

BRUCE, Miss. (WTVA) - Bruce Mayor Rudy Pope is in a Memphis hospital to recover from a medical emergency.

Pope was airlifted Tuesday night.

The specific type of medical emergency is unknown at this time.

His wife, Sandra Pope, posted to Facebook Wednesday morning stating her husband remains in stable condition. She says more tests are expected today, but nothing major has been detected at this point.

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