Assumption Sheriff's deputy suspended for reportedly riding with felon during high speed chase

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WAFB) - An Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office deputy is in hot water, all over a high speed chase.

Authorities say Deputy Denzell Wesley will face a 15-day suspension. Officials he was the passenger in a car with a convicted felon, who is accused of leading state police on a high speed chase.

An Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office commander says the deputy broke department policy against regularly associating with convicted felons.

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