logo for print

Fla. fire chief admits to molesting teen

He admitted to molesting and touching an unidentified 16-year-old girl


By Millard K. Ives
The Daily Commercial

SUMTER COUNTY, Fla. — A deputy fire chief for Sumter County Fire Rescue was fired Wednesday, a day after being jailed on four counts of lewd and lascivious child molestation.

Cecil "Brad" Burris, 54, who has been with the department since 2003 and also serves as a fire marshall, admitted to molesting and touching the unidentified 16-year-old girl, according to an arrest affidavit.

Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Fla. fire chief admits to molesting teen

  1. Tags
  2. Safety

Recommended for you

Join the discussion

Fire Department Management

Sponsored by

Thanks! You've been successfully signed up for the Fire Chief Newsletter!

Copyright © 2017 FireRescue1.com. All rights reserved.