HOUSTON —The Office of Inspector General is investigating alleged misconduct at a Houston fire station, fire officials confirmed on Thursday.
HFD sources told KHOU 11 News that the incident occurred last month at Fire Station 29. According to sources, it involved a firefighter who allegedly placed his privates or a sex object on the back and neck area of another firefighter.
Sources said the incident may have been intended as a prank, but it prompted an official complaint and an OIG investigation.
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Murry RandyMonday, December 10, 2012 11:37:59 AMYou got to be kidding me.. What happend to jus laughting that shit off and be threw with it. Sombody need a career change if their feelings are that easily hurt.
Dan HankinsMon Dec 10 11:44:33 PST 2012unfortunatly, this is the "new fire department."
Jesus GuzmanMonday, December 10, 2012 11:48:44 AMSome people just want to be left alone.
Kurtis CookMonday, December 10, 2012 11:50:04 AMBroke Back Firefighting!
Aaron KingMonday, December 10, 2012 11:51:11 AMevery football locker room should be under investigation as well.
Chris StinsonMonday, December 10, 2012 2:01:32 PMIt's all fun and games until somebody calls Human Resources.
Ben CottmanMonday, December 10, 2012 2:12:32 PMIf you can't handle the heat...........Get out of the firehouse! Pranks are part of the brotherhood..
Justin ThielMonday, December 10, 2012 4:50:24 PMEvery fire dept in the nation should be under investigation then.. I can't count how many times we've pulled pranks and what not, especially on the rookies.. This is how it works (senior firefighter plays prank on rookie, rookie grows up into a senior firefighter and plays prank on a new rookie) it's the life cycle of the fire dept.
Jake FryeFriday, December 14, 2012 3:24:45 AMSeriously?!? I understand sometimes we take it too far but damn... If they were upset it should have been handled within station nothing further.