Baldwin County Sheriff Bill Massee, a lean seven-termer with a rancher's bearing, hired Sills as his chief of investigations in the late 1980s.
recalls a day when dopers were selling near an elementary school.
took the call.
pounced on two guys and Sills
, in a Brooks Brothers suit, dived into the suspect's Pontiac.
is hanging out the driver's window," Massee
says, "holding onto the steering wheel, getting dragged around this parking lot.