Police Abuse

Cop Charged With Misdemeanor Battery After Pepper Spraying Teen's Pizza

Teen and his friends got sick after eating the pizza, teen called police suspecting deputy sprayed his pizza


A Laguna Hills teen got the wrong topping on his pizza, and ended up sick, after a sheriff's deputy allegedly covered the pie with pepper spray during a traffic stop.

Orange County prosecutors said Friday that 30-year-old Deputy Juan Tavera is charged with spraying the slices after a 19-year-old was pulled over by a different officer for a traffic infraction.

h/t fish