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OPP officer charged after alleged domestic assaults

An officer with the Ontario Provincial Police in Prince Edward County has been charged after alleged domestic incidents that happened when he was off-duty.

Prince Edward County officer charged with 2 counts of assault, put on administrative duties

An OPP officer in Prince Edward County has been placed on administrative duties after being charged with two counts of assault. (CBC)
An officer with the Ontario Provincial Police has been charged after alleged domestic incidents that happened when he was off-duty.

The officer is an eight-year member of the force in Prince Edward County, the OPP wrote in a news release issued Friday.

He's charged with two counts of assault and has been placed on administrative duties.

The officer's name is not being released by OPP in order to protect the identity of the victim.