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Sheriff’s Deputy Pleads Guilty to Pepper-Spraying a 19-Year-Old’s Pizza

January 22, 2014 // 11:36 am

Juan Tavera, a six-year veteran of the force, pleaded guilty to pepper spraying a 19-year-old’s pizza during a traffic stop.

The OC Weekly reported that the teen was pulled over in Laguna Hills, California on September 8, 2012 by one of Tavera’s colleagues patrolling the city. Tavera…