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WORTH, COUNTY (WALB) -Worth County Commissioners are also investigating the fire chief.

They met behind closed doors for almost three hours Tuesday night discussing complaints against Chief Jason Brooks.

They say he's been accused of drinking on the job and mistreating firefighters.

Commissioners decided to set up a judicial inquiry. They'll question people under oath in a trial format.

"We'll have them set up in a trial format that way everybody is under oath so we find out who is telling the truth and who isn't," said Board Chairman, Matt Medders.

We should know more in the next week and a half after county officials meet with the county attorney.