- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 19, 2017

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) - Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on assault and strangulation charges in an off-duty incident.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says patrol deputy Brian Waterbury was arrested Monday by Beaverton police on charges also including menacing and tampering with a witness.

The sheriff’s office received a complaint about Waterbury alleging domestic violence in early April.

The sheriff’s office says Waterbury was placed on administrative leave two days later and that the sheriff’s office asked the Beaverton Police Department to conduct a criminal investigation.

The sheriff’s office says that investigation is ongoing and an internal investigation has been started.

It wasn’t immediately clear if Waterbury has an attorney.

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide