Kerry Burke and Christina Boyle
NY Daily News 
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
A Bronx firehouse is feeling the heat after officials discovered an image of President Obama was painted on a toolbox – and then defaced with the word “hustler.”
An iconic picture of the President above the word “BELIEVE” appears to have been stenciled on a large toolbox visible inside Engine 45, Ladder 58 in East Tremont.
Right across Obama’s face is the word “HUSTLER” in big red letters.
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And underneath the image, someone scrawled “Allah Akbar” – “God is great” in Arabic – in black ink.
Lt. Kenneth Durante refused to comment on the images when questioned at the firehouse Monday.
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FDNY officials said last night they launched an internal probe after the Daily News brought the images to their attention.
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