Boston hires new officer to be added to department

Boston hires new officer to be added to department

BOSTON, GA (WALB) - Boston City Hall confirms to WALB's Catherine Patterson that the only person who had been working in their city police department has been suspended, until his final termination.

For a little over a week, Police Chief Andre Williams was the only person working in the department, after the other officers quit.

City officials would not give a reason for Williams' termination, who is suspended until June 21st, when his employment ends.

Officer Timothy Roberts had been hired by the city as a police officer, and today was his first day.

The Thomas County Sheriff's Office will continue to provide additional coverage to the Boston area.


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