Monticello fire chief placed on administrative leave, interim named
According to Mayor Allen Maxwell, the city of Monticello placed Fire Chief Steven Faulkner on paid administrative leave late Friday afternoon.
Kelly Reid, who had been serving as Captain in the department, has been named Interim Chief.
Maxwell told the Advance-Monticellonian this afternoon that an announcement regarding the situation would be made on behalf of the city later this week.
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