Retired Quebec fire chief cleared in abduction hoax in Virginia

Pierre Morand capture on a security camera video. (CARROLL COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE)

Pierre Morand capture on a security camera video. (CARROLL COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE)

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 6:45 AM ET

The former fire chief of a southwest Quebec city still seemed shaken Saturday after being interrogated by the FBI in connection with a mysterious case of child abduction that ultimately proved to be a hoax.

Pierre Morand retired a week ago from the Lachute fire department and was headed with his wife to Pembroke Park, Florida, where the couple has a mobile home.


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