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LMPD Asst. Chief accepts Arkansas position

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Assistant chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department has accepted a job in Arkansas.

Kenton Buckner, 45, will be the next chief of police in Little Rock.

Buckner joined the Louisville force in 1993 and became assistant chief in 2011.

Buckner was chosen for the position over an in house candidate. He will take over in Little Rock at the end of June.

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