Fire Chief Apologizes After Sharing 'Hateful' Post On Facebook

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Over the weekend, Hillcrest Fire Chief, Rick Larson, was slammed online for Facebook post reading: "Is it wrong to follow rioters home and burn down their property?"

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He fanned the flames in the comment section, telling people to mark the protestors’ houses so that they know who and where to strike.

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After the intense backlash, Larson posted a lengthy apology on his Facebook page on Tuesday. The post read in part: "NEVER would I EVER think to burn down someone's home."

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The Town of Fenton has yet to decide the appropriate course of action to take in regards to this matter.

Sources: America Now / Photo Credit: Fox 40

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