Attorney Chuck Allen of Anderson holds up a letter written by Clemson University football coach Dabo Swinney as fired Pickens Police Officer Michael McClatchy looks on. Allen represents McClatchy, who said he was wrongfully terminated from his job after posting comments online about the traffic stop of the coach.
Michael McClatchy, fired from the Pickens police department, held a press conference with attorney Chuck Allen in Anderson. McClatchy shows a copy of letter from Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney to Rodney Gregory of the City of Pickens, which the letter thanks him for 'cooperation to reduce the ticket and apologize for speeding and being a distraction.' McClatchy said he was wrongfully terminated from his job after the traffic stop and posting comments about the traffic cam video on a website.
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