Arkansas County Sheriff resigns after video of him using racial slurs makes rounds on social media

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DEWITT, Ark. (KARK) – Arkansas County Sheriff Todd Wright has resigned after a video of him using racial slurs made the rounds on social media.

The quorum court called a special meeting Friday morning asking for his resignation.

Wright admitted he was in the video.

Wright said he didn’t mean it that way, but after enough people spoke out calling for his resignation, he ultimately decided to resign.

This is a developing story.

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