Lakeland, Fla. -
Police officer Jerry Monroe of the Lakeland, Florida police department has been arrested on battery charges after he is accused of a violent road rage incident.
According to surveillance videos, Monroe followed another motorist into a parking lot where he engaged the motorist and began yelling and hitting him. The two men fought until both fell to the ground.
Monroe attempted to continue to beat the motorist until a nearby witness stepped in and broke up the fight.
Monroe has been booked into the Polk County Jail.