Billboard urges firing suspended Pa. chief

Posted: August 22, 2013 - 4:22am


A billboard paid for by The Coaltion to Stop Gun Violence that says: "Gilberton Council: Fire Kessler Even The Oath Keepers Dumped Him" is on Rt. 924 in the northbound lane outside of the Gilberton, Pa. exit Tuesday evening, August 20, 2013. Gilberton Police Chief Mark Kessler was suspended for thirty days after videos showing him cursing and firing automatic weapons. (AP Photo/The Republican Herald, Jacqueline Dormer)
A gun-control group has erected a billboard calling on the small northeastern Pennsylvania borough of Gilberton to fire its police chief, who's been...