The City of Akron now down to three finalists for the new Police Chief job in the city.
Monday, Mayor Dan Horrigan announced on the city's Facebook page that Eric Hawkins, the current Police Chief in Albany, New York, removed himself from consideration for the job. Mayor Horrigan says Chief Hawkins has decided to remain with the Albany department.
The mayor adds that he is still confident that we'll have a new police chief named "in the coming weeks."
See the full update from Mayor Horrigan below: