Pinellas Park firefighter arrested for sale and possession of prescription pills

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla - A firefighter, SWAT medic and part-time ER nurse is arrested today for selling prescription pills in Pinellas County.

James Comer of Largo was arrested at Northside Hospital in St. Petersburg where he works as a part-time ER nurse.  He was arrested for 8-counts of a controlled substance and 8-counts possession of a controlled substance.  Pinellas County Sheriff’s Deputies say that Comer had 184 pills in his possession when he was arrested.

Detectives received learned that Comer was selling prescription pills on Friday and was arrested on Saturday.

He is being held on $200,000 bond

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