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Wake detention officer arrested, suspended

Posted November 13, 2015 6:12 p.m. EST

Abderrahim Benbouida

— A Wake County detention officer has been suspended after he was charged Thursday with threatening a woman.

Abderrahim Benbouida, 52, of 638 Chappell Drive in Raleigh, was charged with assault on a female, communicating threats and resisting a public officer.

Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison said Benbouida has been suspended without pay.