Sandusky police Lt. Melvin D. Burns Jr. has been fired.
The decision was announced today by Don Miears, interim city manager. Miears came to his decree after reviewing a recommendation report by Sandusky police Chief Kim Nuesse and investigations conducted by both the Ottawa County Sheriff's office and Clyde police.
Burns' employment status was questioned following his arrest at a Put-in-Bay bar June 30.
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