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Huntsville City Council OKs more funds for police officer's murder defense

The Huntsville City Council is spending more money on the legal defense of a police officer charged with murder.

Posted: Jan 25, 2019 11:08 AM

The Huntsville City Council is spending more money on the legal defense of a police officer charged with murder.

According to Councilman Bill Kling, the Huntsville City Council voted Thursday to spend $25,000 more on Officer William Darby's defense, for a total of $100,000.

In August, the grand jury indicted Darby for the murder of Jeffery Louis Parker. The murder charge stems from an incident that happened back in April.

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