City Manager Says she has Final Candidate for Police Chief


By Rob Dew

Columbia, S.C.-- Columbia is one step closer to having a permanent police chief.

Friday City Manager Teresa Wilson confirmed to ABC Columbia News that she has identified a top candidate but did not reveal who it was.

Wilson says she plans to announce the next chief of police early next week.

For now, Major Melron Kelly will serve as interim police chief following the resignation of former interim Chief Reuben Santiago.
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