BALL GROUND, Ga. — An off-duty Cherokee County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on a DUI charge.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 42-year-old Johnathan Nuzzo was arrested by Ball Ground police Friday.

Sheriff’s Sgt. Marianne Kelley, in a statement, said Nuzzo has since been released from the Cherokee County jail on $1,318 bond. She says he’s been placed on administrative leave during an internal investigation.

Further details were not released.

Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,

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