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Ousted Pocomoke City Police Chief Gets Job in Baltimore

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BALTIMORE (AP) - A retired Baltimore homicide detective who sued Pocomoke City after he was fired as the town's police chief is joining the Baltimore state attorney's office as an investigator.
    
According to city documents, 53-year-old Kelvin Sewell will work as a contract employee investigating felony, homicide and violent crime cases, among other duties.
    
Sewell spent more than 20 years with the Baltimore Police Department, retiring in 2010. He joined the Pocomoke City Police Department, and the next year was promoted to chief.
    
Last year, Sewell was fired by the city council. Sewell says his dismissal was retaliation for not firing two officers after they had filed complaints with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. He is now suing Pocomoke City and Worcester County, seeking reinstatement, back pay and damages.

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