WAVERLY, Tenn. (AP) -- Humphreys County Sheriff Chris Davis has placed three deputies on administrative leave with pay while the alleged beating of a suspect is reviewed by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
WSMV-TV said it obtained a video showing Darrin Ring being attacked by deputies.
Davis said in a statement Monday his department will cooperate with the investigation. The deputies were not identified.
Ring was arrested Jan. 23 and charged with aggravated assault on police officers and resisting arrest.
Information from: WSMV-TV, http://www.wsmv.com/
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