East St. Louis appoints new interim police chief

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

EAST ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – East St. Louis has promoted patrolman Felix Arnold as the new interim police chief for the East St. Louis Police Department. According to a press release his appointment is effective immediately.

Chief Arnold is a seven year veteran of the police department.