Killeen, Texas (KWKT) — Killeen Police Department Animal Control Manager, Stacey Sherva, has been terminated.
Sherva's termination stemmed from allegations that she was violating department policy related to the management of personnel and proper care of animals.
On Friday, October 4, 2013, Sherva was placed on administrative leave while an investigatin into these allegations was conducted.
"The internal investigation involving the Animal Control Manager, Stavey Sherva, has concluded, and the violations were sustained by my office," said Chief Dennis Baldwin. "The policy violations sustained pertain to Neglect of Duty concerning the substandard management of employees and the lack of care and treatment of animals under the shelter's care. Today, Mrs. Sherva's employment was terminated, and the search for her replacement will begin immediately."