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Durham Officer Placed on Administrative Leave Pending Investigation

Posted June 8, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— The Durham Police Department has placed an officer on administrative leave with pay after he was arrested for a misdemeanor Thursday.

Officer John Tyler was charged with breaking and entering in Person County.

Tyler was released on a written promise to appear in court in Person County later this month.

Internal Affairs is also investigating, and Tyler will remain suspended pending the outcome of that investigation.