Merritt RCMP officer is facing an assault charge.
According to the B.C. Prosecution Service, Sgt. Norm Flemming is facing one charge of assault in connection to an incident on May 15th at the Merritt RCMP detachment.
The charge was sworn in Provincial Court last week.
Despite the allegations Flemming remains on active duty.
His first appearance is scheduled for December 5th in Merritt.