Crowley police chief candidate in jail for failing to pay child support

by Leslie Turk

We can safely assume incumbent Chief K.P. Gibson isn't too worried about this challenger.

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Bendell Hunter

KATC reported Thursday that Crowley police chief candidate Bendell Hunter is serving 90 days in jail for failure to pay more than $11,000 in child support.

Hunter is one of three candidates in the chief's race. He and Madeline Robinson Cronin are challenging incumbent K.P. Gibson.

But there's more to Hunter's run-ins with law enforcement. Read KATC's story here.