State board suspends 2 of 3 fired EMTs over failure to help Tyre Nichols

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 03, 2023 3:56 PM CT | Published: February 03, 2023 3:52 PM CT

The Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Board voted unanimously Friday, Feb. 3, to suspend the licenses of former Memphis Fire Department EMTs JaMichael Sandridge and Robert Long, effective immediately.


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Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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