Arkansas police officer suspended after choking a high school student caught in viral video

6 days ago

Arkansas news.

Arkansas police officer was suspended from his duty after getting caught in a 24 seconds video that went viral, showing him wrrapping his arms around a student's neck, puttinh him in a chokhold several times during a cafeteria fight.

Officer Jerry Perry appointed as a school resource officer in Camden Fairview High School was apparentlytrying to restrain the boy. He was immediately relieved from duty until further investigations.

"I will not tolerate misconduct from my officers and this matter will be dealt with accordingly". Camden Police Chief, said in a statement.