Fairfield Township police chief resigns

Posted at 2:24 PM, Mar 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-28 15:40:10-04

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- Fairfield Township Police Chief Matt Fruchey resigned after township officials gave him until June to leave.

Fruchey told WCPO news partner the Journal-News that township officials "want to make a change, and I'm ready for a change."

Board of Trustees President Susan Berding told the Journal-News, "It has been a pleasure working with him and we wish him the best in the future endeavor."

Fruchey was appointed as chief in 2013.

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