The Pitt News

Police officer faces trial after allegedly assaulting, harassing Pitt students

Telmar Palmer was charged Sept. 1 with invasion of privacy and attempted indecent assault.

By Jon Moss, News Editor

July 31, 2019

A 47-year-old white police officer will be on trial Thursday facing six criminal charges, including two counts each of simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct resulting from a previously unreported off-duty incident last October involving two unarmed black Pitt students.

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper
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