Bedford-Stuyvesant EMS lieutenant suspended following alleged Twitter rant

The FDNY confirms that an EMS lieutenant is suspended without pay following an alleged Twitter rant. The New York Post reported that 34-year-old Timothy Dluhos,

EMS Lt.Timothy Dluhos has been suspended without pay following derogatory tweets that he posted.

EMS Lt.Timothy Dluhos has been suspended without pay following derogatory tweets that he posted. (3/25/13)

BEDFORD STUYVESANT - The FDNY confirms that an EMS lieutenant is suspended without pay following an alleged Twitter rant.

The New York Post reported that 34-year-old Timothy Dluhos, a Bed-Stuy EMS, tweeted some derogatory remarks against blacks, Jews, Asians and women. When confronted by the Post about the tweets, Dluhos broke down in tears claiming work stress was to blame.

The father now faces a 30-day suspension.

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