MCSO request witnesses and video
The Martin County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone who may have witnessed or videotaped an incident between a deputy and a subject he was attempting to arrest at Chastain Beach, “The Rocks”, around 4:30pm yesterday.(April 20)
The deputy was attempting to arrest the man for illegal drugs when the subject attacked and injured the deputy. Witnesses say bystanders were videotaping the incident at the time, but left the scene.
The suspect was arrested.
If you have video, or witnessed the incident, please call Sergeant Rick Parks, Martin County Sheriff’s Office at 220-7170.