Acting Commissioner of Police Harold Phillip has ordered an investigation into an allegation that a police officer assaulted a media worker.
The Police Service Commission announced on Twitter: “Ag CoP Harold Phillip orders an investigation into an allegation a police officer assaulted a media worker.
“ASP Ruthven Hunte will carry out the investigation under the supervision of ACP Anthony Bucchan of the Professional Standards Bureau.”
Penal police are also investigating three separate attacks against media workers pursuing the “fake oil” fiasco involving A&V Oil and Gas Company.
A report is to be filed at the Police Complaints Authority (PCA) as a senior police officer was allegedly involved in one of the attacks.