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Arlington police chief resigns

ARLINGTON — The Arlington Police Department is going to need a new police chief.

Kristen Banfield, assistant city administrator, said in an email that Police Chief Nelson Beazley resigned Monday night.

Beazley had served in the position for three and a half years. No reason was given for the resignation.

The police chief position pays about $120,900. Cmdr. Brian DeWitt will serve as acting chief.

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