DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas police have confirmed one of their own officers has been arrested.
Kevin Thomas turned himself in at the Dallas County Jail Tuesday evening. He had a warrant out for his arrest out of Lancaster.READ MORE: Arlington Police Release Image Of Person Of Interest In Alphonso Lewis Jr. Slaying
Thomas is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon –a second degree felony. He was released just before midnight after posting a $15,000 bond.READ MORE: Justice Department, DEA, Dallas Police Arrest 20 Drug Dealers In ‘Operation Shut Down Corner’
The 44-year-old joined the Dallas Police Department in 2014 and was currently assigned to the South Central Patrol Division.MORE NEWS: Animal Cruelty Suspect Who Abandoned Guinea Pigs Outside Sought In Dallas
Thomas is on administrative leave pending an internal affairs investigation.