Wes Altom Appeal Hearing

By: Joe Brown Email
By: Joe Brown Email

A full house is expected Monday night at Huntsville city hall when a longtime police officer speaks out on his recent firing.

Former Captain Wes Altom was dismissed from duty April 9 after 21 years with the Huntsville Police Department. He is exercising his option to have a public hearing in front of the city council to appeal his termination. It will take place at 6 p.m. in the council chambers.

Altom's attorney says his client has a spotless service record that includes exemplary evaluations and commendations.

Altom was let go by city manager Bill Bain who refuses to comment on the matter.

Click here to see the live stream of the hearingat 6pm.
Stream provided by the Mass Communication Department at Sam Houston State University

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