Tuesday, November 15, 2005
[IN] Deputy Poynter's family violence: resigns before hearing
Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy Mark Poynter Resigns before disciplinary hearing
November 14th, 2005
...Court documents state he struck a young girl (his daughter), causing a black eye and other bruises, and threatened her with jail if she reported the incident... The youngsters told police that Poynter had forcibly placed her in his car, choked her, hit her in the face and pushed her head against a car window...
Oct 26, 2005
Sheriff Doug Carter: "I can only imagine the terror this little girl has lived in and I hope we can bring her some peace," said [Hamilton County Prosecutor Sonia] Leerkamp.