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MAYFLOWER, Ark. (KTHV) - The once-suspended police chief of Mayflower's police chief spent Monday behind bars.

The Faulkner County Sheriff's Office said Mayflower Police Chief Billy Paul Baker was booked into the Faulkner County Jail about 10:45 Monday morning. He was charged with "Tampering with Public Records" and was released on a $2,500 bond.

Details of why he was arrested have not been released.

Earlier this year, Baker was suspended with pay amid allegations of fraudulent paperwork.

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