Police Officer Arrested On Weapon Charges
A police officer in my County was arrested for brandishing a pistol during a traffic incident. He was off duty and not in uniform at the time of the incident. Witnesses reported he displayed a firearm during a confrontation with a motorist.
Chesterfield Police arrested the 25 year old officer and he was charged with brandishing a firearm, a class one misdemeanor. He was placed on leave pending criminal and internal investigations.
The Police Chief was not happy about this.