Search Continues for New Fort Stockton Police Chief

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

FORT STOCKTON - The search for a new police chief is just getting started in Fort Stockton.

At Tuesday night's meeting, the city council gave the city manager the power to form a committee of seven people to start looking for suitable candidates.

Mayor Ruben Falcon says the entire hiring process should take about five months.

Chief Juan Castro recently retired.

Desi Duarte will serve as interim chief for the time being.