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Deputy Chief: Clayton County firefighters 'misled' by charity

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CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. -

A top Clayton County fire chief says firefighters were angry to learn some of the money donated during recent boot drives did not go to charities.

That was the finding of a recent FOX 5 I-team investigation. Most of the donations went to charities, but the I-Team found that more than $30,000 in three years was spent on travel expenses for a competitive firefighter team.

One assistant fire chief told FOX 5 senior I-Team reporter Dale Russell that Clayton County firefighters feel they were misled.  

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