Dawson police chief's home destroyed by fire

Dawson police chief's home destroyed by fire

DAWSON, GA (WALB) - Dawson Police Chief Charlie Whitehead said Saturday that all he has left "are the clothes on his back" after a house fire Friday night.

The chief said he lost everything, including treasured family mementos and Marine Corps memorabilia.

One witness said he saw the blaze burning around 11:15 p.m.

There has been no information released about the cause of the blaze at this time.

WALB will have more on this story tonight at 6.

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