New sheriff appointed in Tallahatchie County

August 17, 2018

Posted: Fri Aug 17 10:45:46 PDT 2018
Updated: Fri Aug 17 10:45:46 PDT 2018

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supervisors have appointed a new sheriff in a mississippi delta county after the previous sheriff resigned in the middle of a scandal... tallahatchie county attorney tommy reynolds says supervisors on thursday appointed jimmy fly to serve until after general elections in 2019.... fly was a sheriff's deputy before election as justice court judge in 2015.... former sheriff william brewer resigned earlier this week after he was arrested friday.... federal prosecutors allege brewer took bribes for 15 years to protect a drug dealer... the fbi says it converted the drug dealer into an informant in june and recorded the informant telling brewer of fake plans to rob a meth dealer... the fbi says the informant paid brewer10-thousand in fbi- tracked bribes. we've
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