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PURCELL WILL "NO LONGER SERVE AS FIRE CHIEF"

(Richmond, IN)--Richmond Fire Chief Jerry Purcell no longer carries that title.  Late in the day Tuesday, Richmond Mayor Dave Snow issued a statement saying that Purcell will no longer serve as Chief.  Snow, though, did not say why and made no mention of it during Monday night’s council meeting.  Snow did say that Purcell, "gave his time and talent to grow the department in leaps and bounds."  Tim Brown will be serving as Interim Chief.