Various broadcast news reports today said that the FBI arrested seven LA County jail deputies in their probe into alleged brutality by staff at the jail. At least eleven more deputies are facing possible charges.
Those arrested include two Lieutenants, two Sergeants and three deputies.
The charges include obstruction of justice for trying to hide a witness by altering records to make it appear the prisoner had been released when he was in fact still in custody.
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