Volunteer Fire Chief Under Investigation
Suspicious activity at the Wattsville Volunteer Fire Department leads to an allegation of funds being used for personal gain. According to the Saint Clair County Sheriff’s Office , an investigation of 48-year-old Larry Underwood who was the Fire Chief for the Wattsville Volunteer Fire Department revealed that he was improperly using fire department funds. The case was presented to a Grand Jury and an indictment was returned for theft of property in the first degree. Underwood has bonded out on $2500 bond.