SATSUMA, Ala. (WALA)– FOX10 News is digging deeper into a claims of possible misbehavior by a Satsuma Law enforcement officer.
The authorities chief there states the officer is on administrative leave.
It started with a post on Facebook Sunday. Logan Carter likewise published a photo on Facebook. Carter states she was pulled over by Satsuma Authorities
Officer Harvey Roberts and was never ever informed why. But she states after a person with Carter asked” how can we assist you,”the officer chewed out him, and put his hands in Carter’s face when she provided him her license.
Carter likewise says Roberts pushed the other person, put him in handcuffs, and jailed him and her on disorderly conduct charges after she tried to get her baby out of the cars and truck.
Cops Chief Clint Harrell gave an update on the investigation. Harrell said,”The examination is quite in its infancy. We have not yet received a formal complaint. As I have actually kept in mind, we got information about a social media post that did raise some concerns. We felt it sensible, with an abundance of care, to place the officer on administrative leave since there were those on social media making veiled threats about the officer, and we just felt for his own defense as well as to give the general public some confidence that we do take these kind of allegations seriously and we are checking out it.”
Harrell also said the Satsuma Municipal Court Magistrate figured out that possible cause existed for Officer Roberts to arrest Carter and the other individual.
The authorities chief states that indicates it was most likely than not that an offense had actually been devoted by the 2.
Back in the spring of 2018, FOX10 News did a story on Roberts after he and his household lost their home in a fire.
He has eight children.