Firefighters President in Missouri Charged, Pleads Guilty

On June 4, Aaron Hunter, former president of International Association of Fire Fighters Local 108F in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., was charged in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri with one count of making false statements to conceal his embezzlement of union funds. He then pleaded guilty. The charge and plea follow a probe by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.