MPD officer suspended over social media post

MPD officer suspended over social media post

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Memphis police officer has been relieved of duty after what police called an offensive social media post.

Memphis Police Department took Officer Jason Pynkala's police motorcycle from his home.

MPD said it is investigating the situation. It's unclear at this time whether Pynkala has been relieved of duty with or without pay.

WMC Action News 5 is working to learn more about Pynkala's history. Stay with us for developments.

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