CARTERVILLE – Carterville city leaders will begin the search for a new police chief after Police Chief Heather Reno submitted her resignation Monday. It was effective immediately according to WSIL-TV.
Deputy Chief Mike Flanigam is serving as interim Police Chief.
Reno was named Police Chief in Carterville in April 2015 after serving for many years with the Carbondale Police Department.
No word at this time on why Reno resigned.