Monday, April 6, 2009
[NC] A special exception for Officer Rector after he hits his wife in the face
HENDERSONVILLE POLICE OFFICER ARRESTED Hendersonville Police Department K-9 Officer Travis Rector was arrested over the weekend.
April 6, 2009
[Excerpts] Hendersonville Police Officer Travis Rector was arrested this weekend and charged with assault on a female. Rector, 29, was arrested Saturday, April 4 and charged with assault on a female. Rector was charged with striking [his wife] in the eye, according to court records... State law requires that anyone arrested on suspicion of domestic violence must serve 48 hours in jail. Rector was not required to serve the 48 hour sentence after Judge David Fox waived that requirement by telephone on Saturday night. Hendersonville Police Chief Herbert Blake said that Rector has been suspended from the police department with pay as an investigation is conducted [Full article here]
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