Two Chesapeake officers charged with assault, on paid administrative duty

Posted at 11:41 PM, Apr 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-20 23:42:10-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Two police officers are on paid administrative duty after allegations they assaulted a suspect.

Officers Thomas Walden and Michael Hill face misdemeanor assault charges, according to department spokesperson Kelly O'Sullivan.

O'Sullivan says the charges come from an October arrest, where the suspect claimed to be a victim of assault by the officers.

NewsChannel 3 is working on getting more details. Stay with us for more information on this developing story.