Poplar Bluff police seeking new station

2 years 6 months 2 days ago Monday, March 23 2015 Mar 23, 2015 Monday, March 23, 2015 10:25:30 PM CDT March 23, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

POPLAR BLUFF (AP) - Police in the southeast Missouri of Poplar Bluff are searching for a new home after the police station deteriorated to the point that it could no longer be used.

The Poplar Bluff Daily American Republic reports that snow took such a toll on the building that police will need to move out soon. Negotiations have begun with owners of two different properties for a temporary home for the department.

Meanwhile, a feasibility study will determine if the existing station should be repaired or replaced. Police Chief Danny Whiteley says the police department has a leaky roof, structural problems and a damaged boiler.

 

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