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Duluth Police Officer Charged with Assault Pleads Not Guilty

Posted at: 11/08/2012 10:58 PM
By: Zach Hammer

Duluth Police Officer Richard Jouppi pleaded not guilty at a court hearing on Thursday, according to his lawyer Frederic Bruno.

Jouppi faces charges of assault and disorderly conduct in connection with an incident at Duluth's Detox Facility.

Jouppi was charged following the release of surveillance video showing him hitting Anthony Jon Jackson multiple times on Sept. 21st, 2012.