Millington board chooses new mayor - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Millington board chooses new mayor

Linda Carter (left) takes the oath of office shortly after being named Millington interim mayor. Linda Carter (left) takes the oath of office shortly after being named Millington interim mayor.

(WMC-TV) – The Millington Board of Aldermen has chosen Linda Carter to become the city's interim mayor.

Richard Hodges is retiring, following a TBI raid and arrest. Hodges is accused of using city resources to settle gambling debts.

Today was his last day in office

Carter will serve through the end of this year.

Action News 5 will have more on this developing story on-air and online. Please check back for updates.

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