A Winterville assistant fire chief has been suspended from duty after a sexual battery complaint.
Court records show Tony Smart, 54, is charged with misdemeanor sexual battery. The Daily Reflector reports Smart has been suspended as the assistant fire chief and fire marshal in Winterville. This comes after charges stemming from an incident on Sept. 13. The report says Smart is accused of grabbing a woman's rear end.
Smart was given a Nov. 16 court date.