Probationary Firefighter Behind Bars After Scamming Local Businesses

BRAZIL, Ind. (WTHI) – A probationary firefighter behind bars after caught scamming businesses.

Police arrested 30-year-old Jeffrey Daughtery of Brazil, Ind. on Thursday for wearing unauthorized gear while scamming businesses out of items.

He scammed stores in Vigo County all the way to Hendricks County.

Daughtery was still in training to become a volunteer firefighter for the Posey Township Fire Department in Clay County. However, as soon as he began training around four months ago, so did his scams. Continue reading