Police watchdog investigating alleged sexual assault by Halifax police officer
Woman says male officer assaulted her in vehicle after she was arrested
The province's police watchdog is investigating an allegation of sexual assault involving a Halifax Regional Police officer.
A woman says she was sexually assaulted by a male police officer who arrested her on June 30. She said the assault occurred in a vehicle on the way to the police cells.
The Serious Incident Response Team, which probes serious incidents involving police, is investigating. SIRT will release a summary of the investigation after it is completed.