FOX16.com

Saline County Settles In Civil Suit Against Deputy

Inmate Anthony Westbrook is shown in a video from May 2011 being shoved against a jail wall by Deputy Calvin Reed.
SALINE COUNTY, AR - The Saline County Sheriff's Office opting to settle in a civil rights case filed by a former jail inmate who alleged abuse.

Anthony Westbrook is shown in this video from May 2011 being shoved against a jail wall. Westbrook contended the officer in question was jail deputy Calvin Reed.

Westbrook filed suit against Reed and others, including the county but before it went to trial a settlement was reached.

According to attorney George Ellis, who represented the county, the settlement will be paid with public funds through a risk pool fund of which Saline County is a member.
Page: [[$index + 1]]
comments powered by Disqus

Weather Right Now

79°F
Cloudy
High: 79°F
Low: 77°F

7 day forecast