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Officer Arrested, Accused Of Sexual Abuse

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MORGANTOWN, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A police officer in Butler County has been arrested after he was accused of sexual abuse.

State police say they received a complaint from a parent on Wednesday that Officer James Embry might have had sexual contact with their underage child.

After an investigation, the 26-year-old officer was arrested around 5 p.m. on Thursday and booked into the Butler County Jail.

Embry is charged with first-degree sexual abuse and custodial interference.

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