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NPD officer on leave: Harrison has policy issue for second time this year

Published: 6:47 PM, 11/16/2012

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-For the second time in a year, Patrol Sgt. Donna Harrison of the Newport Police Department is facing administrative actions concerning department policy.

NPD Police Chief Maurice Shults said Friday, "Sgt. Harrison has been placed on administrative leave without pay indefinitely as of Wednesday night, pending an internal investigation into a policy violation."

The police chief said thee was "no estimated time of completion" of the internal investigation, but that when it is completed "and a decision is made, I'll have a press release."

The chief did not release any further details.

For more details, please see the weekend edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

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