Lower Southampton officer accused of misusing firefighter funds

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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

LOWER SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. (WPVI) -- A police officer in Lower Southampton, Bucks County is accused of misusing volunteer firefighter funds.

33-year-old Brian Walter was arrested Tuesday.

Investigators say he misappropriated more than $51,000 belonging to the Feasterville Volunteer Firefighters Relief Association.

They allege Walter made improper loans to himself and five others while serving on the board.