Ohio cop who drove 149 mph gets job back

It 'wasn't proved' that he abused his position


Columbus Dispatch

GAHANNA, Ohio — A Gahanna police officer caught driving 149 mph while off duty has his job back, but he won't be patrolling the streets for a while, Deputy Chief Kenneth Bell said.

Gahanna fired Officer Christopher Thomas, 34, in August, citing conduct unbecoming, immoral conduct, abuse of position and failure to conform to laws.

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