firefighter Eric suspended, charged with using job for “personal gain.”

firefighter Eric suspended, charged with using job for “personal gain.”
Big Brother 3 cast member Eric Ouellette has been suspended from his job as a firefighter in Conn. for two weeks. A hearing date has been set to review the charges against Eric, which include “insubordination for disregarding his directive to limit his absence to no more than 30 days, …willful use of his position as a firefighter for personal gain, disrupting the daily activities of the fire department, and failure to inform him of his whereabouts and availability,” according to The Day.

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