A Prince George’s County, Maryland, sheriff’s deputy has been charged with assault.
Sgt. Ibin Lateef, an 18-year veteran, was allegedly involved in a domestic violence incident in Charles County Monday evening, the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office said. The other person in the incident was charged, and got a protective order against Lateef.
On Tuesday, Lateef was charged with first- and second-degree assault, the Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. At that point, he was suspended without pay.
There’s also a protective order against the other person involved in that incident, the Sheriff’s Office said.