say a former fire official filed a false workers’ compensation claim.
According to CBS, an arrest warrant has been issued for David Jerri Jr., 27, of the 400 block of Louise Avenue, Croydon, for falsely claiming that he injured his hand while he was the deputy chief at the . He collected nearly $7,000 before his claim was ended, the article stated.
“It was through the investigation we allege that he had injured his hand at a non-fire call or employment event,” Sgt. Andy Aninsman said.
This is the latest in an ongoing situation between the township and the Union Fire Company. On Jan. 23, Jerri was arrested in the 2000 block State Road and charged with burglary. He was sent to Bucks County Prison in lieu of $50,000 bail. In June, .