In a review of previous stories it appears that this is not the first time Officer Coffey has been in the news.
Officer Scott Coffey was the officer that pulled his Chief Phil Keith over in a traffic stop following Chief Keith’s dining at a North Knoxville restaurant, where he enjoyed an O’Doul’s a non alcholic beer. Source here.
Officer Scott Coffey was also placed on administrative leave as a result of the death of Andre Stenson. Source here.