East Cleveland police officer fired

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - An East Cleveland police officer has been fired for misconduct.

Officer Kenneth R. Bolton, Jr. was fired on March 3, 2017.

The misconduct happened during a traffic stop on February 23, 2017.

This is an ongoing criminal investigation between East Cleveland police and the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor. No more information is being released at this time.

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