A junior police officer of the Dominica Police Force and his girlfriend have been arrested and are now in police custody in Roseau as members of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) investigate a matter which involves the stealing of bus parts.
DNO can confirm that the police officer, who has been a member of the Police force for about three years, was arrested at Donkey Beach in Canefield on the evening of March 13, 2014.
Reports are that the officer, who was placed under surveillance by the police, went, along with his girlfriend, to the area and stole parts from a bus.
“He was caught red-handed and is now in police cells along with his girlfriend,” one police source confirmed to DNO.
The officer is expected to be processed and taken to court on Monday March 17, 2014 where he and his girlfriend will be charged.