Carolyn Davis Picked the Right (Election) Day to Piss Off Dallas Police Chief David Brown

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Watching the


news some nights has its advantages. Like this gift sure to keep on giving, for instance, which was wedged almost unnoticed at 10:23 in between awkward election-result wraps: WFAA-Channel 8 just ran Rebecca Lopez's story about how city council member

Carolyn Davis

might well have interfered with a Dallas Police officer's attempts to perform his job during a traffic stop. Dallas PD Chief Davis Brown tells Lopez, via statement, that his people are looking into whether Davis may have broken the law. Forthcoming, promises the DPD: dash cam video! Christmas, she has come early this year.

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