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McClung to speak at Tuesday board meeting

McClung says he is ready to publicly speak about the incident. (Photo source: WLOX News) McClung says he is ready to publicly speak about the incident. (Photo source: WLOX News)
MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) -

One week after video of a traffic stop surfaced, Moss Point Police Chief Art McClung says he's ready to speak. 

The Moss Point Board of Aldermen suspended McClung after video showed him being stopped in a city car by Pascagoula Police, reportedly for speeding. During the traffic stop - which happened on July 29 - McClung admitted to officers that he had three drinks prior to driving. 

On Thursday, Mayor Billy Broomfield told WLOX News Now that he hopes a decision about the chief's future will be made at the Sept. 6 board meeting. 

At this time, McClung has not submitted his resignation. 

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