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      Sheriff's deputy charged with domestic violence

      A Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Deputy has been charged with Domestic Violence and Disturbing the Peace.

      The charges against Deputy Ryan Salisbury come as a result of a fight at the Union Street Station in Traverse City.

      According to the Grand Traverse Sheriff's Office, the status of the officer has not changed. He remains on Administrative Leave with pay. The Sheriff's Office said they will be reviewing the charges and the police report.

      As required by the union contract, prior to any further action, the Sheriff's Office says they will hold a hearing as soon as possible to review allegations, any possible violation of policy and procedures, and then take whatever action may be appropriate.

      The Sheriff's Office says the final decision for any disciplinary action will probably include the courts final disposition of the complaints against him.

      No further information has been released.