A fire official in two Pitt County towns has been found not guilty of misdemeanor sexual battery.
The Pitt County Clerk of Court's Office says Tony Smart was found not guilty in court Monday.
Smith was accused of grabbing a woman's rear end while conducting a fire safety inspection at the Cubbies in Winterville in October.
Following the accusation, Smart was suspended from his duties as a battalion chief with Greenville Fire-Rescue and as Winterville's assistant fire chief.
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