3 Humphreys County deputies placed on leave

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/


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to webmaster@wvlt-tv.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus

WVLT VOLUNTEER TV

6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 125407758 - local8now.com/a?a=125407758
Gray Television, Inc.