Former police chief sentenced for making false report

Former police chief sentenced for making false report

PERRYVILLE, MO (KFVS) - A former Perryville police chief was sentenced on Wednesday, July 23 in connection with charges of making a false report.

Keith Tarrillion was sentenced to 180 days in jail and a year of probation for suspended execution of sentence. He will serve 10 days in jail and turn in his police license and certification.

Forgery charges were dropped as part of a plea deal.

Tarrillion resigned in March 2013 after a complaint was filed within the police department alleging misconduct.

Copyright 2014 KFVS. All rights reserved.