Marilyn J. Mosby

Baltimore police officer who was shown on video beating man is charged with assault and turns himself in

Baltimore police officer who was shown on video beating man is charged with assault and turns himself in

A Baltimore police officer who repeatedly punched a man over the weekend in an altercation caught on video was charged with assault and turned himself in Tuesday.

Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby announced Tuesday that a grand jury indicted Arthur Williams on charges of first- and second-degree assault and misconduct in office.

Mosby said the first-degree assault charge “fits this alleged crime” and requires proof that Williams “intended to cause serious physical injury in the commission of the assault.”

Police spokesman T.J....

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