KOSCISUKO, Miss. (WJTV) – The City of Kosciusko is looking for a new police chief.

Breezy News reported Police Chief Chris Wray resigned. Mayor Tim Kyle said the Board of Aldermen accepted Wray’s resignation Wednesday afternoon during a special board meeting.

According to the mayor Wray stated that he was resigning because of it was the best for him and his family.

The Board of Alderman met Thursday afternoon and appointed Ronnie J. Adams as interim Chief of Police. Adams previously served and retired as Police Chief.

Wray was hired as the chief of the police department in October 2021.