Fired Sandy chief says he's a 'hugger' in email to department
Fired Sandy Police Chief Kevin Thacker says he's a "hugger," and if he offended any of his employees, "I’m sorry, it was never my intent," he wrote in an email to his former department.
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Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Apr 25th - 6:29pm
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Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Apr 25th - 6:03pm
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Peter Samore, KSL Newsradio | Posted Apr 25th - 5:15pm
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Andrew Adams, KSL TV | Posted Apr 25th - 4:13pm
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The Associated Press | Posted Apr 25th - 1:05pm
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Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 25th - 12:03pm
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