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4 Harnett Deputies Fired After Election

Posted November 10, 2006 6:48 a.m. EST

— Four Harnett County deputies were fired this week, authorities said Friday.

The deputies were dismissed Wednesday, the day after Sheriff Larry Rollins was re-elected.

Maj. Gary McNeill declined to identify the deputies or specify the reasons for their terminations, calling the moves a personnel matter.