Kemp appoints board to investigate Cordele commissioner’s indictment
ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Gov. Brian Kemp has appointed a commission to decide whether or not a Cordele leader should be suspended from his duties.
The review board will look into Cordele City Commissioner Royce Reeves, Sr.’s indictments on obstruction of an officer, violation of oath by a public officer, criminal trespass and disorderly conduct charges.
Reeves was indicted in August.
The commission has 14 days to make a recommendation on suspension.
The commission is made up of Attorney General Chris Carr, Barnesville City Councilmember Christopher Hightower and McDonough City Councilmember Benjamin Pruett.
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