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LAUREL COUNTY, KY (WYMT) - One man is behind bars for impersonating a firefighter.
Officials say they were on a call Wednesday morning when they overheard radio communications coming from 38-year-old Randy Sizemore's car.
Deputies say they asked Sizemore why he had a police scanner. They say Sizemore told them he was part of a volunteer fire department and had permission to use the scanner.
We are told, a check revealed Sizemore was using the scanner illegally.
He was taken to the laurel county detention facility.