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Former Police Officer Charged with Misdemeanor Count of Assault

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Dillonvale, Ohio -

A former Tiltonsville police officer has been charged with a misdemeanor count of assault.

A Dillonvale County Court official told wtrf.com a special prosecutor is now handling this case.

Coblentz was the officer being investigated for an alleged beating that occurred in April.

Police  said this investigation stemmed from five men in a car who allegedly jumped out and beat a man on April 16th.

The alleged incident happened in Jefferson County.