CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – Cleveland police officer John Hawk appeared in court Thursday morning on felony assault charges.
The 40-year-old patrol officer was arrested Wednesday. In court Thursday, a temporary protection order and no contact order were put into place. He was also issued a $25,000 bond.
A court record obtained by the FOX 8 I-Team states Hawk hit a woman in the face, breaking her nose.
The report says the incident happened Wednesday in Cleveland.
Hawk was hired in 2018.
He’s been suspended without pay.