Turkish province police chief resigns

Police chief of the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli announced his resignation Thursday.

Police chief of the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli announced his resignation Thursday.

TUNCELI - Police chief of the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli announced his resignation Thursday.

"I submitted my letter of resignation to the governor of Tunceli. That's all I am going to say about it," Hayati Yilmaz told an Anadolu Agency correspondent.

Yilmaz was working as a chief inspector at the Police Inspection Board in Istanbul before being appointed Tunceli Chief of Police in November 2011.

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