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Four firefighters terminated following scandal at fire station 8

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KTBS 3 News has confirmed that four Shreveport firefighters have been terminated as a result of the investigation surrounding Fire Station 8.

 Shreveport Fire Chief Ronald C. Mulford released the discipline rendered to five of the seven firefighters placed on Administrative Leave in reference to incidents alleged to have occurred at Fire Station 8 at 3406 Velva Street.  Included below are the firefighters name, rank and discipline received for alleged policy violations:   

●Derrick N. Harris, 23-year veteran, Fire Captain—Termination

●Billy Glass, 17-year veteran, Fire Engineer—Termination

●Jason Vaughn, 11-year veteran, Fire Engineer—Termination

●Clint Richardson, 4-year veteran, Firefighter—Termination

●Logan Kerr, 3-year veteran, Firefighter— received discipline not resulting in termination and returned to duty effective Tuesday, August 27, 2013

●William Todd Olague,18-year veteran, Captain-- cleared of wrong doing and returned to duty effective Tuesday, August 27, 2013. 

The Shreveport Fire Department recently provided a timeline of the events that leading up to the investigation.

Several of the men involved are expected to make initial court appearances, next week.

The investigation remains active and further discipline may be issued pending the outcome of the Administrative Investigation. 

Stay with KTBS 3 News and KTBS.com for more details as this story continues to unfold.

 


 
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