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Durham Cop Charged With Assaulting Woman

Posted May 18, 2004 5:20 a.m. EDT

— A Durham police officer has found himself on the wrong end of the law.

Jerome Crews is charged with assaulting a woman.

It is the second time in 14 months Crews faces charges for attacking a woman. The earlier charge was dismissed.

Crews, a 7-year veteran of the police department, is out of jail on bond and on administrative leave.