An East Greenwich Police Lieutenant has been found guilty of simple assault.
Lt. Paul Nahrgang, 46, was charged with simple assault and disorderly conduct after he was caught on video grabbing a 44-year-old suspect around the neck in a holding cell.
On September 3 after a trial in District Court before Judge Cenerini Nahrgang was found guilty of simple assault and not guilty of the disorderly conduct.
Nahrgang received a one year filing and was ordered to attend anger management counseling.
Nahrgang is currently suspended from the department with pay.
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