Several residents of a tiny southeast Missouri town said Monday they don’t believe the abrupt resignations of five of six members of the police force after the longtime mayor, a white man, lost to a black woman have anything to do with racism.
Saturday marks the seventh anniversary of the Kirkwood City Hall shooting.
“If I could unilaterally make a decision, I would always hire Chet Pleban. For the rest of my life,” Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul said.
Tables turned on the Ellisville City Attorney accused of threatening council members to get votes and helping oust Mayor Adam Paul.
Less than a month after Valley Park’s embattled mayor resigned, the St. Louis County town’s city attorney is out, too.