Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond was notified that one of his correction officers was arrested this morning.

Samuel Bruns, was arrested by the Chattanooga Police Department for multiple charges including burglary of a business and vandalism.  

Bruns is currently awaiting to be booked into the Hamilton County Jail. 

Samuel Bruns was hired on May 28, 2019 and has been placed on Administrative Leave pending the outcome of an ongoing Internal Affairs Investigation. 

Investigators say the incident occurred while Samuel Bruns was off duty.

The investigation has been directed to the Chattanooga Police Department.

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