Mayor: 'Improprieties' under investigation at water dept.

Mayor: 'Improprieties' under investigation at water dept.
(Source: KAIT)

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) - The investigation into a water department continues in Hoxie.

In April, Hoxie Mayor Lanny Tinker first revealed the investigation at a city council meeting. He spoke with Region 8 News following that meeting and said the city water department was under an active investigation.

On Tuesday, Tinker spoke with Region 8 News again about the investigation. He said "improprieties" are being looked into at the department.

He declined to explain what those may have been.

Region 8 News is working to learn more about the investigation.

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