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drive-thru Paw-likowski Paw-likowski's Crestline police chief suspended By Mike Redelson Gannett News Service CRESTLINE - City Police Chief Butch Wil-hite Wil-hite Wil-hite was suspended by City Service Safety Director Director Gene Toy on Friday Friday for inappropriate use of his city-issue city-issue city-issue cell phone. Wilhite waived a hearing hearing before Toy on the violation. violation. Toy suspended Wilhite for three days, Jan. 23 through 25, without without pay. After a Jan. 6 discussion discussion with Wilhite, Toy decided to investigate. Beside the suspension, suspension, Wilhite must reimburse reimburse the city $190.61, the cost of his misuse calls, by Jan. 31. While many of the calls were legitimate business, the bulk were to a Crestline woman. Toy described them as "non-business "non-business "non-business related." Telephone records show Wilhite made 96 telephone calls to the woman's home and 64 to her cell phone. He banned the chief from making any calls to the woman's two numbers numbers from his city-owned city-owned city-owned cell phone and to use it only for official calls. "We can't have actions actions like this by a professional professional city official and department head," Toy said. International,

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  1. News-Journal,
  2. 15 Jan 2006, Sun,
  3. Page 7

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