A Little Rock police detective has been placed on leave following a reported arrest for domestic assault.
Eric Barnes of LRPD released this statement this morning:
We received notification early yesterday morning of the arrest of one of our employees, John Brawley. The criminal charge of Domestic Assault 3rd is being investigated by an agency in another jurisdiction. Detective Brawley has been placed on Administrative Leave as a result of this incident and an Internal Investigation will be conducted by our departments Professional Standards Section
Brawley is one of many officers on the force who do not live in Little Rock but are provided city vehicles and furnished gas and fuel to use them to commute to their homes.