PM Newscast for August 29, 2014 By Maureen Lewis-Stump • Aug 29, 2014 TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 3:05 Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including: Missouri Deputy resigns after feeding inmates pepper spray Police officer fired after threatening Ferguson protesters Missouri judge likely to uphold teacher proposal Tags: policepepper sprayferguson lawsuitunemploymentTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Jail officer accused of putting pepper spray on pizza given to inmates By Associated Press • Aug 26, 2014 KBIA file photo An eastern Missouri jail officer has been suspended with pay after inmates accused him of putting pepper spray on pizza before giving it to them. Missouri Deputy resigns after feeding inmates pepper spray By Associated Press • Aug 29, 2014 KBIA file photo An eastern Missouri deputy has resigned after allegedly putting pepper spray on pizza before giving it to inmates. Suit claims police brutality at Ferguson protests By Associated Press • Aug 29, 2014 Null Value via Flickr A federal lawsuit alleges that police in Ferguson and St. Louis County used excessive force and falsely arrested innocent bystanders amid attempts to quell widespread unrest after the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Officer resigns over protester threat By Associated Press • Aug 29, 2014 Scott Davidson via Flickr A suburban St. Louis police officer shown on cellphone video pointing his rifle at demonstrators in Ferguson and threatening them is now out of a job. St. Ann Police Chief Aaron Jimenez confirmed in an interview with The Associated Press that police Lieutenant Ray Albers resigned Thursday. A phone call seeking comment from Albers was not returned. The confrontation happened August 19th during protests that followed the Ferguson police shooting death of Michael Brown.