CLEVELAND – Police Chief Calvin Williams said Internal Affairs Unit investigators arrested Cleveland Police Officer Charles Locke, 43, last night on two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and four counts of illegal use of a minor in nudity oriented material.
Locke was hired in October, 2007 and arrested at the Fourth District police station.
Internal Affairs investigators will seek additional charges at the grand jury.
Locke will be suspended from duty without pay pending the outcome of the criminal case against him.
He will be afforded a pre-disciplinary hearing in front of Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath.