Facing investigation, Belen's police chief resigns
October 15, 2018 06:16 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— Belen's top cop is leaving the police department.
Friday, Chief Scott Conner submitted his resignation letter to the mayor.
According to Mayor Jerah Cordova, Conner will take a job as police chief in Mountain Home, Idaho.
Conner’s resignation comes after the city opened an investigation into financial policy-related matters.
“The investigation surrounds annual audit findings which uncover a number of issues with the police department and chief,” said Mayor Cordova.
Conner signed his resignation letter, effective Dec. 21.
Updated: October 15, 2018 06:16 PM
Created: October 15, 2018 05:36 PM
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