Freeport firefighter under suspension over FB posts concerning protestors

Freeport, Pa. – The Freeport Volunteer Fire Department has suspended one of it’s members for allegedly making racist comments on his Facebook page in reference to the Antwon Rose protests held in Pittsburgh last week.

From June 24, 2018 Freeport VFD Facebook Page: The trustees and officers of Freeport VFD after deliberating have suspended Christopher Negley indefinitely until the investigation can be completed. We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter. Thank you.

From June 22, 2018 Freeport VFD Facebook Page: The views expressed in a member’s private post earlier today do not represent the views of the department, or it’s members. A full detailed investigation is being conducted at this time. Thank You.

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