Panama City Fire Chief placed on paid administrative leave

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) According to the City of Panama City, Panama City Fire Chief Alex Baird has been placed on paid administrative leave.

City officials wouldn’t say why Baird was placed on the leave but confirmed it would be until further notice.

Baird became the chief of the department back in 2014.

Assistant Chief Kent Taylor is now the interim chief.

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