Three firefighters are fired and the Baxter Springs fire chief is placed on administrative leave while an investigation is underway into the looting of Joplin businesses on the night of the May 22nd tornado.
In a statement from Baxter Springs Mayor Jennifer Bingham, she says the city of Baxter Springs upholds a zero-tolerance policy and as a city we will stand united against any such behavior. It is unclear yet whether three unnamed firefighters were on duty at the time of the looting. (LINK)
Lovely. Way to disgrace yourselves and your department, idiots.