CINCINNATI – A police officer was arrested on Sunday and charged with three counts of aggravated assault after a confrontation with a man outside a grocery store, Cleveland.org reported.
Police were called to the store on South Cleveland Street just before 3 p.m.
Sunday after a report of a possible fight.
The officer, identified as Officer Kevin DeRosa, was taken to the hospital where he remains in custody.
His name and rank were not released.
His next court appearance is scheduled for July 8.
DeRosi is the third officer to be charged with aggravated assault in the last year.
Two other Cleveland police have been arrested since December for assault, including an officer who was shot in the neck during an arrest in March.