Columbus, OH School Staffer Hopes Pride Parade "Turns Out Like Boston Marathon"
An employee of the Columbus, Ohio school system posted: “I hope this event turns out like the Boston Marathon a few year’s (sic) back. All fag’s (sic) should be killed or at least relocated" on the Columbus Pride Parade and Festival Facebook page.
Chris Dodds, 48, works as a garage assistant supervisor for Columbus City Schools. He's worked for the school district since 2004.
According to The Columbus Dispatch, both the school district and police are looking into his posting.
“Columbus City Schools values and celebrates its diversity. Please know that we are working with authorities to address this matter and his actions. We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind,” said Scott Varner, a spokesman for the school district. “We are currently working toward Mr. Dodds’ termination.”
Denise Alex-Bouzounis, a spokeswoman for the Columbus Division of Police, said: “We are aware and (are) looking into it.”