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Sundown fires its police chief

By James Clark - email
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The small town of Sundown, west of Lubbock, fired its Police Chief, Don Fairrel, last week. 
 
The Hockley County News Press reports that the City Council voted three to zero, and gave almost no explanation as to why. The newspaper said there was "no criminal basis" for firing Fairrel but no further details were given.  KCBD NewsChannel 11 was unable to reach Fairrel by phone on Sunday.
 
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