Seattle Superhero Loses State Job after Arrest

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Seattle's masked crime-fighter Phoenix Jones has lost his day job.

The superhero -- real name Ben Fodor -- was informed by the state Department of Social and Health Services he could no longer work with vulnerable children because of his Oct. 9 arrest for investigation of assault. He says he was breaking up a late night fight and used pepper spray in self-defense.

The 23-year-old has not been charged, but the case is still before the
city attorney. An assault conviction would ban him permanently from
working with vulnerable people.


KOLN-TV Call: (402) 467-4321 Toll-free: 1-800-475-1011 840 North 40th Lincoln, NE 68503 Email: info@1011now.com KGIN-TV Call: (308) 382-6100 123 N Locust Street Grand Island, NE 68802 Email: kgin@1011now.com KSNB-TV Toll free 888-475-1011 123 N. Locust St. Grand Island, NE 68802 Email : ksnb@1011now.com
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 133165708 - 1011now.com/a?a=133165708
Gray Television, Inc.