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Indecent Conduct

Former firefighter’s checkered past went unchecked for years before joining fire district How did Brandon Thomsen – with a history of reckless, violent behavior, run-ins with law enforcement and a previous connection to another case involving sexual assault of a minor – land a job in the public trust? By Mindy Lucas When Brandon Thomsen made his first… Keep Reading


Burton firefighter wanted on charges for soliciting sex from 13-year-old ‘no longer employed’ with district

Hunted by state law enforcement, Thomsen fled to Georgia medical facility By Mindy Lucas An area firefighter wanted on charges of soliciting sex from a 13-year-old girl is no longer working as a firefighter with his department, officials say. “Brandon Thomsen is no longer employed by the Burton Fire District,” said Capt. Dan Byrne with… Keep Reading