Viroqua mayor files disciplinary charges against police chief
Police chief put on administrative leave
VIROQUA, Wis. (WKBT) – Viroqua Police Chief Richard Niedfeldt is on paid administrative leave.
Viroqua’s mayor, Justin Running, confirmed to News 8 Now that he filed disciplinary charges with Viroqua’s Police and Fire Commission against Niedfeldt.
Mayor Running says this is the result of a months-long external investigation. Running says he’s hoping for a resolution on this “sensitive matter” but would not comment on the charges.
News 8 Now will provide updates to this developing story as more details become available.
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