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Tenn. deputies caught naked in forest get fired

A forest ranger saw them at a camp site drinking alcohol and then engaging in sex

By Becky Campbell
Johnson City Press

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tenn. — Two Washington County Sheriff’s deputies caught drinking and having sex at a U.S. Forest campground are now off the county’s payroll.

Sheriff Ed Graybeal said Tuesday he dismissed Deputies Chris Adkins and Scarlett Dennison from their positions as patrol officers for the sheriff’s office because their conduct was unbecoming of officers, which violated the department’s general orders.

Adkins, 30, and Dennison, 42, paid around $250 each for the citations they received earlier this month from a U.S. Forest Service officer.

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