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Dallas Police Officer Arrested on Aggravated Assault Charge

A Dallas police officer was arrested Tuesday on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon involving a family member, the Dallas Police Department wrote in a Facebook post late Tuesday night.

Kevin Thomas surrendered to police after the warrant was issued by the Lancaster Police Department, Dallas police said. He was released from jail after posting $15,000 bond late Tuesday night, according to jail records.

Thomas joined the department in May 2014 and was assigned to the South Central Patrol Division, police said.

He was placed on administrative leave while internal affairs investigates the incident.

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