Two Local Deputies Placed On Leave Following Controversial Social Media Video

Jun 30, 2020

Credit WCBE files

Franklin County Sheriff’s officials have placed two deputies on paid administrative leave, including one connected to a controversial video posted on social media over the weekend. 

Deputy David Mink is suspected of posting a video on Tik Tok showing a man posing with a rifle using foul language with text threatening so-called "looters and rioters" who come into the suburbs. Deputy Nathanial Wolfe has also been placed on leave. An internal investigation is underway.