Fire chief removed, accused of having sex with minor
MCKEESPORT, Pa. — A volunteer fire department in western Pennsylvania has removed its fire chief after police say he was caught having sex with a teenage girl in the backseat of a car.
McKeesport police found 46-year-old Aaron Powell and the girl in a parking lot on Sunday night.
According to the criminal complaint, Powell told officers he had been seeing the teen “in this manner” for a couple of weeks.
Powell was dismissed as chief of the Versailles Volunteer Fire Company.
He is charged with open lewdness and corruption of minors. He awaits a preliminary court hearing on Nov. 20.
There was no record available whether Powell has an attorney and there was no listing for a telephone number.