Michael John Lytle, Surf City Riot Suspect, in Danger of Losing Fullerton Firefighter Job
One of those arrested for participating in Sunday's riots in Huntington Beach has been identified as a Fullerton firefighter whose job is now in jeopardy.
Michael John Lytle, 30, of Anaheim, was held on suspicion of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
Fullerton Fire Department officials reportedly told a KCBS/Channel 2 news reporter that Lytle has been placed on administrative leave.
Depending on how the case against him plays out, Lytle could be fired, the officials are reported to have added.
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It is apparently being reported behind the Orange County Register's fabled paywall that Lytle was hired as a Fullerton firefighter in February 2008.
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