UMATILLA, Fla. - Umatilla's long-time police chief is in trouble.
"I really don't think they should fire him over that. He's not even the one who did the interrogation himself," said one resident.
Foster has been suspended and faces termination over a case last month when one of his officers questioned two 13-year-old boys accused of beating another child with a stick.
When the interrogation took place, the teens' parents were not in the room, violating a city
"In 2004, a memo was written by the then-city administrator that stated this type of thing would not go on," said Umatilla City Manager Glenn Irby.
Foster has a lawyer. A termination hearing could be held next week