Tony Tamayo resigns from post

Continuity continues to be an issue for the Saint Jo Police Department.

Tony Tamayo tendered his resignation as Saint Jo’s police chief on Friday afternoon.

Saint Jo City Secretary Sherri Davis said Tamayo’s resignation is effective immediately, and no reason was given for his abrupt decision.

Davis reported there will be a special meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Saint Jo City Hall at 220 E. Howell to discuss matters surrounding the police department. Read the full story in the mid-week News.