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Fired Bellingham detective charged with third-degree theft

Adam 'Bo' McGinty faces 3 charges in Skagit County Superior Court

A social media site post of two cops holding a certificate between them.
A screenshot from the Bellingham Police Department's Facebook page shows former Detective "Bo" McGinty, right, with former chief David Doll in a 2018 promotion announcement. McGinty was fired in August 2023. An investigation found McGinty’s actions constituted violation of state laws, misuse of public funds and “criminal, dishonest or disgraceful conduct.”
By Charlotte Alden General Assignment/Enterprise Reporter
A fired Bellingham Police Department detective is now facing three charges in Whatcom County Superio

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