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Supervisors and City Council to Discuss Prisoner Medical Expenses

Posted: Friday, January 7th, 2011 at 6:28 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Samantha Smith

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors and Knoxville City Council will meet in joint session this morning. The single item on the agenda is discussion in regards to which agency is responsible for paying the medical expenses of prisoners who are arrested by the Knoxville Police Department prior to their booking in the Marion County jail. The meeting will take place at 9am in the council chambers of the Knoxville City Hall.