Vestavia Hills police officer charged with felonies

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Posted date: November 09, 2018

From the Trussville Tribune staff reports

VESTAVIA HILLS – The Vestavia Hills Police Department is reporting that warrants were obtained against Tim Burns, a Vestavia Hills Police Department officer, for theft of property in the first degree and violation of the State of Alabama Ethics Code.  Both charges stem from a recent internal investigation.  The total bond on these charges is $25,000.

Authorities have advised that Burns has been relieved of his duties and has been placed on administrative leave, without pay, pending the outcome of the case.