SHOCKING VIDEO: Police Officer Repeatedly Punches, Pepper Sprays Prisoner Tied to Chair – Ohio – WATCH

WAVERLY, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) – A disturbing video was released Monday by the Pike County prosecutor and sheriff’s office that may lead to criminal prosecution of a deputy.

Former deputy Jeremy Mooney has resigned and his supervisor demoted after a prisoner in their custody was beaten and pepper-sprayed while being restrained. Pike County Prosecutor Rob Junk said, “it’s disturbing to watch. ”

Junk said prisoner Thomas Friend was arrested for a misdemeanor and was being transported to the holding cell before his court appearance.

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