MFD: Firefighter arrested, charged with DUI and possession

MFD: Firefighter arrested, charged with DUI and possession
MFD: Firefighter arrested, charged with DUI and possession (Source: Tipton County Sheriff's Office)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A Memphis firefighter is facing several charges after police say he was driving under the influence early Friday morning.

Jimmy Bell was arrested by Covington Police around 3 a.m.

His charges include DUI, possession of a firearm while intoxicated and possession of a schedule VI substance.

Memphis Fire officials confirm Bell is a driver for the department. His employment status is now pending an administrative hearing.

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