The Fort Lawn Police Chief has been arrested after being accused of stealing money during an investigation, the State Law Enforcement Division said Wednesday.
John Michael Revels, 42, of 161 Forest Lakes Circle, Great Falls, is charged with misconduct in office, SLED said.
According to investigators, Revels is accused of stealing approximately $100 of $200 from a victim in an investigation conducted by the Great Falls Police Department on or about March 31, 2007 in Chester County, SLED said.
SLED said the accusations stem from when Revels was the police chief of the town of Great Falls.Revels turned himself in to SLED agents today in Chester County, SLED said.
Misconduct in office is a misdemeanor offense punishable at the discretion of the court, SLED said.