Lanett police chief terminated after unanimous city council vote

LANETT, AL (WTVM) - The Lanett City Council ruled in a unanimous vote to terminate the city's police chief.

Former Lanett Police Chief Angie Spates was placed on administrative leave in April for an undisclosed reason. Maj. Johnny Wood has been acting police chief since Spates' leave.

Spates became police chief in 2008 and was the first female chief in Lanett's history.

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