Interim police chief indefinitely suspends officer after assault - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Interim police chief indefinitely suspends officer after assault

(Source: McLennan County Jail) (Source: McLennan County Jail)
WACO, TX (KXXV) -

The Interim Waco Police Chief has indefinitely suspended Officer George Neville after he was arrested for assault.

The officer is accused of assaulting a suspect during a traffic stop.

Police said they became aware of the incident involving several officers in June. A supervisor from the Detective Division was assigned to determine if criminal charges were applicable against the officers.

After an investigation by the Waco Police Department, a warrant was issued for the arrest of Neville for an assault that happened in May.

Neville turned himself in on Aug. 18.

Police said all other officers involved in the incident have been cleared of any wrongdoing.

The internal investigations by the Professional Standards and Conduct Unit on those officers have also been completed with two officers, each receiving five day suspensions.

Copyright 2016 KXXV. All rights reserved. 

  • NewsMore>>

  • A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

    A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

    Saturday, December 16 2017 7:49 PM EST2017-12-17 00:49:07 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 10:19 AM EST2017-12-17 15:19:48 GMT

    Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including "fetus," and "transgender.".

    More >>

    Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including "fetus," and "transgender.".

    More >>
  • Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

    Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

    Sunday, December 17 2017 3:19 AM EST2017-12-17 08:19:20 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 10:19 AM EST2017-12-17 15:19:40 GMT

    Several people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began.

    More >>

    Several people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began.

    More >>
  • Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set 'to rock'

    Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set 'to rock'

    Saturday, December 16 2017 3:16 AM EST2017-12-16 08:16:02 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 9:09 AM EST2017-12-17 14:09:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, is pursued by reporters in the Capitol after signing the conference committee report to advance the GOP tax bill, in Washington, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, is pursued by reporters in the Capitol after signing the conference committee report to advance the GOP tax bill, in Washington, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.

    Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul that Trump hoped to present to Americans. 

    More >>

    Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul that Trump hoped to present to the American people for Christmas.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly