Oklahoma Cop Kills His Own Chief During Fight At Law Enforcement Conference: Report
An Oklahoma police officer was arrested and charged with homicide and depraved murder after killing his own boss during an apparent altercation at a law enforcement conference in Florida, NBC News reports.
Authorities told NBC News that Mannford police Officer Michael Patrick Nealey was taken into custody after Escambia County sheriff’s deputies found the body of Mannford Police Chief Lucky Miller when they responded to a report of a physical altercation at the Hilton Garden Inn in Pensacola Beach about 9 p.m. Sunday.
Nealey, 49, described as Miller’s second-in-command, was held without bond at the Escambia County Jail, according to jail records.
Miller, 44, who had been police chief since 2007, is survived by his wife and three children, according to a statement from the city, according to the report.