The officer, whose name cannot be released because he hasn’t been criminally charged, works out of the Northeast precinct. The Houston Police Department confirms that the officer has been relieved of duty pending the outcome of an internal investigation.
That officer is accused of sexually assaulting a civilian. The female victim’s name is not being released.
Investigators and members from the Houston Police Officers Union say they cannot make any public statements on the case.
The first police officer accused of sexual assault has been identified as James Anthony Rodriguez. He’s been charged with sexually assaulting a female here in Houston!
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