DALLAS -- Dallas Police Officer Edward Antunez, charged with one count of sexual assault, turned himself in to the Mesquite Police Department Tuesday, June 18.
According to a statement from the Dallas Police Department, the arrest stems from an incident that occurred in Mesquite on March 13 involving someone he knew.
Antunez, who was assigned to the Southeast Patrol Division, was placed on administrative leave on May 17.
“The Dallas Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division is conducting an administrative investigation into Officer Antunez’s actions,” the statement reads.
Antunez has since bonded out.