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Columbia police chief fired

COLUMBIA, MS (WDAM) - Columbia Police Chief Joe Van Parkman and Major Clem Evans have been fired by the Columbia Board of Aldermen.

The board met Tuesday and went over its 90-day review of city department heads.

The board went into executive session for more than two hours to discuss personnel matters.

Both Parkman and Evans were present and stood before the board.

An interim police chief has not been named yet.

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