A Hastings police officer has been suspended with pay after being charged with domestic abuse.
26-year-old Cody Bland, who has been on the Hastings force for four years, is accused of kicking and shoving his wife. Bland also is accused of slapping his mother.
Court records indicate Bland’s wife had talked with officers, saying Bland had assaulted her at their home October 30th. The wife said she called his relatives for help. Bland’s mother told officers Bland slapped and kicked her after she got to the house.