by: Dave Huddleston Updated:
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The DeKalb County district attorney is investigating a report that a former DeKalb officer is accused of trying toextort money from people inside a Clairmont Road restaurant.
The report said Brown approached the people and told them they would be ticketed and fined
According to the report, Brown told them, "If you want me to look out for you I don't mind, but do realize nothing is free. We can work it out, just holla at me later, but it's going to be $50."
Channel 2's Dave Huddleston talked with DeKalb County Police Chief Cedric Alexander about the case.
"We called him in during our initial internal affairs investigation and immediately the officer resigned from the department.
A person used their cellphone and recorded an
A spokesperson with the District Attorney's Office said they received a copy of the internal report and are deciding if any charges will be filed.