SALISBURY — The city has closed the internal investigation into sexual misconduct at the Salisbury Fire Department.
Through the course of the investigation, the following disciplinary action was taken:
• Tim Grisham, engineer — terminated.
• Chet Hedrick, fire control specialist II — terminated.
• Jeremi Carter, fire control specialist II — terminated.
• Shawn McBride, captain, demoted to engineer and suspended five 24-hour shifts without pay.
Salisbury Fire Chief Bob Parnell is expected to issue a statement at 3 p.m. today.
In early 2011, Parnell fired three other firefighters and suspended Hedrick after a previous investigation into sexual misconduct.
The Post will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.