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Detroit Medic Punished for Giving Blanket to Cold Man

Paramedic Jeff Gaglio gave the donated blanket to the man after a fire

Thursday, October 11, 2012

DETROIT (Fox2News) - A Detroit paramedic says he is in trouble for breaking the rules.  His offense?  Giving a cold man a blanket. Top brass tell us employees must have permission to hand out "department property",  but that blanket was one of many donated to the department to help people in need.

STATter911: TV’s LeDuff says Detroit medic punished for giving blanket to homeless man. Reporter thinks it’s time to clean out headquarters.

Tags: News, News Video, Detroit EMS

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