Officer Arrested for Assault
POSTED: Sunday, September 6, 2009 - 5:39pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:24pm
EL PASO--- El Paso police arrested one of their own Friday for assault.
Fouina Mauga, 49, is accused of assaulting his wife and stepdaughter at their far East El Paso home in the 12200 block of Via Granada.
Police also charged with threatening fellow officers with a knife when they came to the home to investigate around 11:20 p.m. Friday.
Officers tased Mauga, cuffed him, and took him into custody.
Mauga's has been relieved of duty.