Close Normangee Police Chief Will Now Be Suspended Without Pay Normangee Police Chife Charles Herford was suspended after he was arrested after a stand-off with police. Shayda Nazifpour, KAGS 6:46 PM. CDT April 04, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST NORMANGEE, Texas - Tuesday afternoon, the Normangee City Council suspended Police Chief Charles Herford with out pay. Three weeks ago, Chief Herford was arrested after a stand off between him and local law enforcement, that resulted into a suspension with pay. Mayor Dawkins said that Herford has been in the hospital for about a week, but would not disclose the reason he was there. Dawkins says they want to be very careful in how they go about disciplinary action at this time. "We just felt like we didn't want to make no wrong or quick decisions, we felt the right decision that the council made at this time," Dawkins said. About 10 local residents were at the meeting on Tuesday. © 2017 KAGS-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Construction begins on a new Ronald Mc Donald Family Room Free transgender clinic opens tomorrow Push for change: Allowing strollers in Boston Marathon Lane Closures coming to FM 2818 on Wednesday Christie Whitbeck finalist for BISD Superintendent Grimes County K9 officers get vest upgrade woman allegedly stabs father, bites mom 16-year-old charged with shooting parents Ways To Save For Thursday, March 9, 2017 More Stories Rangers unveil new renderings of Globe Life Field Sep 21, 2017, 1:13 p.m. Earthquake shakes Mexico City: Here is what you need… Sep 21, 2017, 2:26 p.m. Entire island of Puerto Rico without power after… Sep 16, 2017, 11:27 a.m.