Mayor: Police chief plans quick return after stroke


The police chief of a Louisiana town is expected to return to work soon after suffering a stroke.

News outlets report Many Police Chief Roger Freeman had a mild stroke Wednesday morning.

The town’s mayor says the chief plans to be back to at work Monday.

The police department doesn’t have an assistant chief so a detective who is second-in-command was left in charge until the chief returns.  

Many is the parish seat of Sabine Parish and is located about 80 miles south of Shreveport.

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