Howard County Officer Accused of Assaulting City Officer - Joy Lepola
Updated: Monday, November 19 2012, 09:25 AM EST
A Howard County police officer is accused of punching a female officer outside a Baltimore City bar.
Police say 23-year-old Officer Casey Lechter was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with assault on police, failure to obey a lawful order and resisting arrest.
Lechter allegedly punched the female officer in the head as she was handcuffing another man, Kary Williams.
Lechter is a probationary officer who's been on the force since last August. He's been suspended pending an investigation.