A member of the Plainfield Fire Department has been accused of sexual misconduct at the department, according to Plainfield Police, and officers are investigating.
Police said they executed a search and seizure warrant at the Plainfield Fire Department at 620 Norwich Rd. around 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
During the search, other departments were put on notice with help from the Quinebaug Valley Emergency Communications to provide coverage to the Plainfield Fire District area and public safety was a priority and was not at risk, police said.
Authorities said there is an active investigation, but no additional information has been released.