Mobile Police Officer fired, arrested for allegedly abusing children

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - Effective Feb. 9, 2018, Officer Michael Walley was terminated from the Mobile Police Department. After being served with the notice of termination, warrants were executed for his arrest. Walley is charged with two counts of Willful Abuse of a Child, after abuse of a 6-year-old and 11-year-old was reported to police. 

"This is an unfortunate situation," said Chief Lawrence Battiste. "There are no winners here. We pray for the family and hope they can recover from this traumatic experience."

Walley’s hire date with the Mobile Police Department was March 2016.


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