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Chief Constable Arrested for Burglary

BOULDER CITY, Nev. -- Boulder City detectives have arrested Chief Constable Larry Markotay and charged him with several felonies including burglary while in possession of a firearm.

Markotay who has served 12 years in his position was arrested at his home. He had been out on bail since his February 22 arrest for DUI and fleeing the scene of an accident.

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Lt. Dan Jennings with the Boulder Police Department says officers found several weapons in Markotay's car during the DUI arrest. Those weapons were connected to the victim of a recent burglary.