Spring Hill police officer Pinkerton placed on leave pending investigation
Officer Pinkerton arrested and charged with domestic assault on Jan. 22
On Jan. 22, Officer Eric Pinkerton with the Spring Hill Police Department was arrested and charged with domestic assault by the Columbia Police Department. Officer Pinkerton was off-duty at the time of the arrest.
Officer Pinkerton has been placed on administrative leave with pay by the Spring Hill Police Department pending an internal investigation.
The Columbia Police Department is the agency working the criminal investigation.
The Spring Hill Police Department wants the community to know that we take the issue of domestic violence very seriously and no one person is above the law. The Spring Hill Police Department does not condone any actions of domestic violence whether by one of our officers or any other citizen in our community.
Posted on: 1/27/2014