Former Marshall chief of police dies

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

BROWNWOOD, TX (KLTV) - A former East Texas chief of police has died after suffering a head injury while working on his brother's farm. At about 9:30 Jim Wilkins was rushed to the hospital, but they were unable to revive him.

Wilkins served East Texas as the Chief of the Marshall Police Department from 2001 until 2008. Before that spent 30 years as an investigator for the FBI.

Funeral arrangements have not been announced yet.

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