Top police officer suspected of assaulting daughter

A high ranking police chief is being investigated after his 14-year-old daughter accused him of hitting and kicking her while she lay on the floor. She also says he grabbed her by the throat in the alleged altercation.

A spokesperson for national police confirmed that the suspect has a senior role within the police force, reports the TT news agency.

The tabloid Aftonbladet reports that the man denies the allegations but admits he did grab his daughter to keep her still during the event.

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