Pelham police find their new chief for the time being

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PELHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — After the departure of former Pelham Police Chief Larry Palmer Friday, the department announced they have found Palmer’s replacement for the time being. 

Pat Cheatwood will take over the duties of police chief according to a press release Monday. Pelham Mayor Gary Waters made appointed Cheatwood Monday as well.

Chief Cheatwood has been with the department since 2000 and has been the Administrative Captain since February 2017.

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