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Scotland Neck police officer accused of domestic violence

Posted June 1, 2010 11:12 p.m. EDT
Updated June 2, 2010 4:38 p.m. EDT

— A Scotland Neck law enforcement officer is facing charges of domestic violence.

Halifax County sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday evening arrested Bruce Wayne Terry at a home on N.C. Highway 48, according to Lt. Chuck Hasty.

Terry was charged with domestic violence and resisting and obstructing officers. He was also served a domestic violence protection order, Hasty said.

Terry is a part-time Scotland Neck police officer and also works at a weigh station at the Nash-Halifax County line, Hasty said.

He was being held in jail without bond.