Deputy Charged With Domestic Assault

Pittsylvania Co., VA - A former deputy in Pittsylvania County has been charged with domestic assault and battery.

Monday around 11:30 p.m., an off duty Danville Sheriff's Office deputy was arrested after a domestic disturbance call on Spring Garden Road, according to officials.

Deputy Stephanie Cosner was charged and released on bond, pending a court appearance.

Cosner was terminated from her position as a deputy Tuesday.