Walker police officer arrested for beating up rape suspect

Officer James Dipuma (L) is accused of hitting Raymond Robison (R).
Officer James Dipuma (L) is accused of hitting Raymond Robison (R).

Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack says his Facebook account was hacked overnight.  The hacker is sending private messages from the account directing them to chat with someone who asks for money.  Waguespack says he's the second law enforcement officer this has happened to this week.  WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes will have more tonight on 9News at 5.

A Walker police officer was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of hitting a rape suspect several times after the suspect was already in custody.  WAFB's Tyana Williams will have the story tonight on 9News at 6.

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