No charges filed against Sedgwick County deputy, he returns to ‘restricted duty’

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WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — A Sedgwick County deputy who was arrested last month does not face any charges.

The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office says deputy Tyler Brooks was arrested on suspicion of aggravated domestic battery, domestic battery, criminal threat, and domestic violence criminal damage to property.

Tyler Brooks (Courtesy Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office)

But on Tuesday, the sheriff’s office announced that after the Wichita Police Department fully investigated and presented Brooks’ case to the district attorney’s office and the Wichita prosecutor’s office, both offices declined to file charges against him.

The sheriff’s office says that Brooks has returned to restricted duty pending the outcome of the internal investigation.

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