Former Police Chief May Sue

The former Melrose police chief says he was fired... and now may sue. 

It's a story NewsChannel 10 has been following since the beginning.

Former Chief Mike Trammell was suspended back in October after he was accused of shooting an eight-month old dog he said was injured.

The family disagreed and said it was healthy and did not pose a risk to anyone.

Trammell resigned later that month. According to the Melrose City Attorney this afternoon and he tells us Trammel was never asked to resign.

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