A quest for answers: Mayor's Office refuses to speak to ABC57 News
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A quest for answers!
The demotion of South Bend's Police Chief caught the city off guard.
Now, we are taking your questions to the mayor's office.
ABC57 News is sorting through the details surrounding the dismissal of South Bend Police Chief Darryl Boykins.
The chief was demoted last week to captain, and the mayor said it is because of a federal investigation.
We have a list of questions for the mayor, including -- Did the chief do anything wrong?
Our questions have gone ignored, so we waded through all of the formal requests, and then, went right to the mayor's office.
Multimedia Journalist Jason Aubry has been trying to talk to the mayor all week.
Here's a look at the face-to-face he had on Wednesday afternoon with the mayor's Communication Director, Debra Johnson, after being rebuffed by Pete Buttigieg, himself.