The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office, with the cooperation of the leadership of the Sequoyah Volunteer Fire Department/Marine Rescue has been investigating fuel expense overages related to fuel obtained from the Hamilton County Government gas pumps.
The investigation determined on Aug. 2, Christopher M. Harp, who is a former member of the Sequoyah Volunteer Fire Department/Marine Rescue, stole fuel from the Hamilton County gas pumps at 1110 Dayton Blvd. The fuel was pumped into the privately-owned vehicle Harp was driving.
Detectives with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office arrested Harp on Thursday, charging him with theft under $500. The investigation is on-going with additional charges expected.