GRAPEVINE (CBSDFW.COM) – A 17-year veteran of the Grapevine Police Department has been arrested on child pornography charges.
Authorities made the arrest, shortly after raiding the Crowley home of 46 year-old Phillip Woolery.READ MORE: Texas COVID-19 Hospitalizations At Lowest Level Since Last June
Former U.S. Attorney Matt Orwig says charges like these are serious, particularly for a member of law enforcement.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
“It’s very serious anytime a police officer is arrested. And this is going to be a very serious offense,” he said. “Penalties for possession and transfer of child porn are very severe.”
Woolery is now on administrative leave.MORE NEWS: Firefighters Battle Raging Fire At Addison Apartment Complex
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