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Local DAV Commander speaks in support of Palestine Police Chief

PALESTINE, June 12, 2014—Amidst the controversy surrounding Palestine Police Chief Robert Herbert, many local veterans and veteran organizations are standing in support of Chief Herbert retaining his position, according to local Disabled American Veterans Chapter 63 Commander Mike Hodges.

“[Chief Herbert has] done a wonderful job for the veterans, and we believe he has also done a wonderful job for the community,” said Commander Hodges. “I really don’t know of any veteran organization that really has anything negative to say about him at all. Everything I’ve ever heard is just always positive….We are in support of the Chief.”

KYYK’s Gary Richards spoke with Hodges about the issue. Click below for more.

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