Uvalde police chief announces resignation after report on Robb Elementary School shooting

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The Uvalde, Texas, police main announced his resignation Tuesday, days aft a metropolis assembly study cleared respective officers of wrongdoing successful nan delayed rule enforcement consequence to nan shooting astatine Robb Elementary School that ended successful nan deaths of 19 children and 2 teachers.

"After overmuch contemplation and consideration, I judge it is clip for maine to embark connected a caller section successful my career," Chief Daniel Rodriguez said successful a statement.

"I person had nan privilege of serving nan City of Uvalde and its residents for nan past 26 years, and it has been an grant to lead nan dedicated men and women of our constabulary department," he continued.

Rodriguez did not mention nan study of nan schoolhouse shooting, aliases mention nan shooting itself, successful his statement. The resignation goes into effect April 6.

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Minyvonne Burke

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