By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
GBI investigating Trenton Police Department
officer Shawn Chapa has resigned his position with his department following
allegations of theft.
In a press
release issued by Trenton Mayor Anthony Emanuel he states that Police Chief
Roger Castleberry acted on information received from a citizen and conducted a
preliminary investigation that has led to police officer Shawn Chapa resigning
his position with the department.
results from charges having been booked against him for violation of his Oath
of Office and theft by taking of drugs from the Trenton Police Department’s
booked and released on bond pending future investigation into these charges by
the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Trenton Police Department.
The GBI is
leading the investigation at the request of City of Trenton officials.