Mt. Pleasant PD: Sergeant found passed out in marked SUV with beer can between legs, fired

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Mt. Pleasant PD: Sergeant found passed out in marked SUV with beer can between legs, fired

Post by IceCube » Tue Jul 07, 2020 5:01 am

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) — A Mount Pleasant Police sergeant has been fired and charged after being found intoxicated while on duty, according to authorities.

Officials said that, on July 3, they received a call for an individual passed out inside a vehicle.

Responding police located a marked police SUV parked near the East Cooper Airport. Inside, they located Sergeant Matt Kinard passed out with an open beer can between his legs.

Kinard was escorted back to the department where he was met by superiors. Officials determined that Kinard was intoxicated while on duty.

Chief Carl Ritchie immediately fired Kinard. The former sergeant was charged with public intoxicated and was released on a Courtesy Summons.

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Well, I guess that's one way to end your career as an officer. Not a smart way, mind you, but a way nevertheless.

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