Police chief accused of buying drugs online

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PALISADES -

The Chief of the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department is accused of buying drugs online.

Investigators say Michael Coppola purchased cocaine online then had it shipped to a local post office.

They say the police chief has already been suspended over aggressive enforcement.

Coppola is charged with attempting to possess cocaine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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