ORANGE COUNTY, Florida. – Two Orange County lawmakers have been fined for leaking information following the death of comedian and actor Bob Saget earlier this year, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
WKMG in Orlando reported that reports show that Deputies Emiliano Silva and Steven Reed shared the information with the public before it was officially released by the sheriff’s office public information officer, thereby violating the department’s disclosure policy became.
According to the department, Silva – one of the responding deputies at the scene – informed his brother, who then posted the information on Twitter.
An investigative report shows that Reed – who was off duty at the time – also shared the information with two friends who went to one of Saget’s shows.
According to the report, both MPs released the information before Saget’s wife, Kelly Rizzo, received notification of his death, which “resulted in a flurry of media inquiries when Mr Saget’s next of kin had not been notified and murder had been committed by the detectives.” of the unit hadn’t even arrived at the scene.”
Brian Bieber, the Saget family’s attorney, told WKMG that he was not aware of any disciplinary action being taken against the deputies.
The sheriff’s office has not released the details of Silva and Reed’s disciplinary actions.
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