- Associated Press - Sunday, January 31, 2016

ETOWAH, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say a Rainbow City police officer was arrested in connection with a sex crime in Alabama.

Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin told the Gadsden Times (https://bit.ly/1m7hrh0 ) that 45-year-old Capt. David Chase Jenkins was arrested Saturday. Entrekin says Jenkins has been placed on leave.

Entrekin says charges are pending as the investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

Jenkins is being held at Etowah County Detention Center without bond.

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