READE TWP., CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A local volunteer firefighter has been charged with stealing equipment from his department.
According to police, Frederick McClellan allegedly made off with turnout gear and a pager that belonged to the Reade Township Fire Department.
The items have a value of $2,700.
According to the complaint, McClellan says he returned the gear in 2018 and that he was never issued a pager.
McClellan is currently charged with two felonies related to the incident.