NEW: Martin County asking for video, deputy injured during arrest


The Martin County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to come forward with any video that may have been recorded during an arrest where a deputy was injured Thursday.

At 4:30 p.m., an unnamed deputy attempted to arrest a man on drug charges at Chastain Beach, just east of Stuart and south of A1A. During the encounter, the deputy was injured and the unidentified man was arrested. The extent of the deputy’s injuries is unknown at this time.

Witnesses told investigators that others in the area may have shot video of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Rick Parks at 772-220-7170.



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