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Wetumpka Police Officer Pleads
A former Wetumpka police officer is headed to federal prison.
That news comes after federal agents discovered the officer working in an illegal scheme. They made their discovery as part of a long running investigation.
The story goes all the way back to 2005, when WSFA 12 News first heard rumblings that federal agents were investigating the Wetumpka police.
They concentrated on one man - Officer Greg Thompson - who they say was helping a local drug dealer.
The U.S. Attorney first charged Thompson with public corruption under the federal Hobbs Act... Read more