A firefighter in McKinney, Texas, has been arrested after being accused of sexually assaulting a child.
Rodney Loyld Smith was reportedly arrested Friday in Collin County. Details regarding the arrest are limited, but the McKinney Fire Department has released the following statement on the arrest:
“For the McKinney Fire Department, the safety of our citizens and maintaining the trust of the public is our highest priority and we take these matters very seriously. We are working closely with the Collin County Sheriff’s Office and will take swift and immediate action when the details are known. At this time, Firefighter Rodney L. Smith has been placed on administrative leave without pay pending the outcome of an internal investigation.”