Matt Issman was photographed for the Sun Herald after being named acting police chief by Bay St. Louis Mayor Mike Favre, who fired Issman 13 days later. Issman is suing Favre and the city over his termination.
Matt Issman was photographed for the Sun Herald after being named acting police chief by Bay St. Louis Mayor Mike Favre, who fired Issman 13 days later. Issman is suing Favre and the city over his termination. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com
Matt Issman was photographed for the Sun Herald after being named acting police chief by Bay St. Louis Mayor Mike Favre, who fired Issman 13 days later. Issman is suing Favre and the city over his termination. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com

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