Posted: Jan 14, 2013 4:28 PM by KXLF
Updated: Jan 14, 2013 4:35 PM
Butte-Silver Bow is putting together an investigation on Butte's Public Health Officer, according to Chief Executive Matt Vincent.
Terri Hocking was placed on administrative leave Friday, Jan. 4. Hocking is alleged to have violated certain hiring policies. The county is gathering people to take testimony.
The Board of Health has appointed Dan Powers as Interim Health Director, according to Vincent. Powers is the assistant director of the Butte-Silver Bow Health Department.
Vincent did not know how long the investigation would go on. He said they will not come to any conclusions until the investigation is complete.