TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) — Tupelo Police Chief Bart Aguirre promoted two people to deputy chief to replace the outgoing deputy chief.
The department announced on Tuesday the promotions of Majors Jackie Clayton and Anthony Hill to the second-highest rank in the department effective immediately.
Aguirre made the move since Deputy Chief Allan Gilbert was leaving to become the police chief in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
Gilbert retired after 25 years with the department.