Local deputy suspended after FB post calls for 'open fire' on protesters


WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tenn. —The Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff's Office has confirmed that officer, Matthew Casura has been suspended without pay for 30 days.

The suspension comes after he made a Facebook post calling for "open fire" on anyone participating in the riots happening in Minneapolis after George Floyd's death.

In the Facebook post, Casura said, "Open fire should have been issued on anyone participating."