World News Copyright 2001 The Roanoke Times & World News Roanoke Times & World News January 24, 2001, Wednesday, Metro Edition
(VINTON, Va.) -- The special grand jury that investigated top officers of the Vinton Police Department turned in its report almost a year ago. The report's subjects, former Chief Ricky Foutz and former Lt. Bill Brown, left the town's employ three months before that.
But the saga drags on. And the public interest may yet be served; the report may yet be unsealed on a permanent basis.