Ozark Radio News spoke with Montgomery, who told us about the decision Tuesday night:
Despite the joy the decision brought, Sheriff Montgomery says that more work is ahead:
To try to fix the problem, Montgomery proposed a quarter-cent sales tax last year that was struck down by voters. We asked Sheriff Montgomery if he would bring the issue before voters again:
Montgomery says the helicopter and patrol boats have been reinstated, with the beds being reinstalled in the jail this week.