GORDON, Neb. — Officials say the police chief has been fired in the Nebraska Panhandle community of Gordon.

Chadron radio station KCSR reports that Gordon City Manager Jacob Sheridan says Adam Wackler was dismissed Thursday. Sheridan didn’t explain why Wackler was let go.

Clay Heath has taken over as interim chief.

Wackler joined the department in July 2014 and was named chief in November 2015.

Information from: KCSR-AM, http://www.chadrad.com/

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