Malden Police Chief Resigns Amid Allegations of Sexual Harassment

FEBRUARY 23, 2007 - Posted at 12:17 p.m. CST

MALDEN, MO - Malden's Chief of Police has resigned his position.

The resignation earlier this week came amidst an investigation of Rod Dill by the Missouri Highway Patrol regarding allegations of sexual harassment by a co-worker of Dill's.  His accuser is police radio dispatcher Denise Summers.

City leaders in Malden will appoint an interim chief to serve until the municipal elections in April.