New Boston City Council voted for the police chief to immediately reinstate an officer fired last month.
During a regular meeting, city council members unanimously voted to reinstate Lieutenant Johnny Millwood. Chief Tony King fired Millwood without reason.
King is required to submit paperwork to reinstate Millwood to his prior peace officer position
“Reinstating him to his status as of March nineth prior to the firing which would include pay,benefits and his status as a police officer,”says Councilman Joe Dike.
Millwood is on paid administrative leave pending a full investigation of the police department.