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131 applicants want Fayetteville police chief's job

Posted October 12, 2012 3:37 p.m. EDT

— The city of Fayetteville has received 131 applications for former Police Chief Tom Bergamine's position.

A spokesman for the city said Friday that the application period closed Oct. 5 and that the applications will be reviewed this month.

Bergamine retired in July after more than five years on the job.

Katherine Bryant, a veteran officer with the Fayetteville Police Department, is serving as interim police chief.