BREAKING: Fmr Crestview Police Chief arrested

OKALOOSA COUNTY --The former chief of police in Crestview is now facing a charge of official misconduct. Brian Mitchell posted a $5,000 bond and was released from jail today. Mitchell was fired in April last year.  The state attorney says Mitchell falsified documents in the hiring of Joseph Floyd. ...

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