CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A Cleveland police officer pleaded not guilty to the charges of abduction and felonious assault at his arraignment Tuesday.
Officer John Hawk was arrested on March 4 by Cleveland police.
According to court documents, Hawk struck a person in the face on March 4, causing serious physical harm to the victim.
19 News learned the victim suffered a nasal fracture.
There is no information on where the assault took place.
Hawk, 40, was relieved from duty and has been suspended without pay.
He remains out on a $25,000 bond and will be back in court on Sept. 1.