Edmonton police officer charged with assault
Edmonton police said Tuesday that an officer had been charged with assault, in connection with an incident dating back to January 3, 2013.
On Tuesday, EPS said Const. Dustin Adsett, a seven year member with EPS, was charged with a count of assault.
The charge stems from an on-duty incident, where Adsett responded to a report of a disturbance. The charge was laid following an in-depth investigation by the Edmonton Police Service Professional Standards Branch, and a recommendation from Alberta Justice.
Currently, EPS said he’s on active duty.