Campbell Co. deputies plead not guilty in jail assault case


JACKSBORO, Tenn. (WATE) – Three former Campbell County officers pleaded not guilty Tuesday in court in connection to an assault at the jail.

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Former deputy Justin Crabtree is accused of assaulting a detainee being booked into the jail last June. Former officers Sean Brown and Dakota Williams were present when the incident occurred.

From left to right: Sean Brown, Justin Crabtree and Dakota Williams. (Photos via TBI)

Crabtree is charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of official oppression.

Brown and Williams were each charged with one count of official misconduct, official oppression and assault by way of presentment.


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