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Smyrna officer suspended after weekend arrest

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SMYRNA, Ga. -

A Smyrna police officer has been suspended without pay following a weekend arrest at his Cobb County home. 

Investigators say Darryl Whitfield faces multiple charges including simple assault and simple battery.  He posted $11,220 bond and was released from the Cobb County Adult Detention Center.

Whitfield is an eight-year veteran of the Smyrna Police Department.  An internal investigation is ongoing. 

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