GPD OFFICER BARTON PLACED ON LEAVE PENDING INVESTIGATION PDF Print
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 06:35

 

A release from the Glasgow Police Department today announces that one of its officers has been placed on leave.

Glasgow Police Sgt. Jessie Barton has been placed on Administrative Leave without pay pending the outcome of an Internal Affairs investigation being led by Detective Lt. Phelps.

The Internal Affairs investigation deals with Sgt. Barton’s admittance to not telling the truth to investigators during the pre-trial investigation of a case against Barren County Sheriff Chris Eaton and several Deputies.

The release states that no other information will be available until this investigation is closed.

 

 

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