Retired State Trooper Accused Of Assaulting Deputies
Posted September 30, 2003 10:04 a.m. EDT
JOHNSTON COUNTY, N.C. — A retired state trooper is accused of assaulting two Johnston County sheriff's deputies during a traffic stop.
The deputies stopped Nabe Hardy, suspecting that he had just been in a hit-and-run. The deputies said that, while they tried to questionHardy, he pushed one of them into traffic.
The deputies used pepper spray to subdue Hardy, then arrested him.