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Fire call a false alarm

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


 


A juvenile was cited Wednesday morning for pulling a fire alarm at 2176 Lexington Boulevard in Washington.


According to the Washington County call log, at 10:51 a.m. Per Mar called the Washington County Communications Center to report that a fire alarm was going off on the first floor at the pull station at Old Main. Officers and the Washington Fire Department responded. A Washington County Sheriff?s deputy was first on the scene and advised the fire department to disregard. The fire alarm had been pulled by the juvenile from Washington Middle School who was helping with community service.