Woman Sues County Department for Sexual Harassment
A woman who works for the Kanawha County Department of Emergency Services says she was sexually harassed by her boss. Tammy Chandler has filed a lawsuit against the department director, Dale Petry, alleging that she was also retaliated against and made to work in a hostile environment. Chandler is also suing the department, alleging that supervisors made up reasons to discipline her or have her fired. The lawsuit alleges that Petry is drunk at work and makes sexual advances toward Chandler.