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Fire chief terminated for unauthorized truck purchase (access required)

Where a battalion fire chief alleged he was terminated because of his age, but the record showed he was fired after he made an unauthorized purchase of a “brush truck,” the county was awarded summary judgment. Background Botetourt County hired Clay O’Neal Fitzgerald in 2007 as a member of the Department of Fire and EMS. In this ...