Firefighters resign, others put on suspension as investigations into Hamilton Fire Department drunken joyride picks up speed, STATter911.com reports that one of the boozing firefighters is a Leesburg, Va. police officer, the group included a 19-year-old female on the ‘Party Pumper’ ….MORE
From The Washington Post:
The age-old question that police ask when a motorist seems to be in a hurry is: “Where’s the fire?” When a Loudoun County sheriff’s deputy learned Saturday that there wasn’t any fire, he made a traffic stop – of a firetruck.
The vehicle, described as a spare belonging to the volunteer fire department in the Loudoun town of Hamilton, had apparently been taken on a joyride, said Investigator Vincent DiBenedetto, a spokesman for the Sheriff’s Office.
Sean Swanson, 27, believed to be a volunteer firefighter, was charged with driving under the influence and unauthorized use of a vehicle, DiBenedetto said…..MORE