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City of Parkin appoints new police chief

Parkin Police Chief Dean Davidson from an earlier interview with KAIT Parkin Police Chief Dean Davidson from an earlier interview with KAIT

PARKIN, AR (KAIT) – The City of Parkin has promoted Greg Martin to police chief.

Martin has been the interim police chief after the death of former Police Chief Dean Davidson. Davidson was found dead by his family Thanksgiving morning.

According to Mayor Charles Patterson, Martin was second in command with Davidson, who was police chief for the small town in Cross County for a number of years.

Patterson said Davidson was believed to have died from natural causes on Thanksgiving morning.

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