By SAMANTHA SCOLES
News Managing Editor

MOUNT VERNON — A News investigation into the personnel file of Police Chief Mike Merrilees shows a rather unremarkable career with few accolades and evaluations that state his superior officers found him to be highly intelligent but lacked motivation.

To read more about the investigation, see today’s edition of the Mount Vernon News available now on newsstands.

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