Fort Myers police officer arrested
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FORT MYERS- A Fort Myers Police Officer has been arrested for the alleged aggravated battery on his pregnant wife.
26-year-old Jason Jackson was allegedly arguing with his pregnant wife around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.
Chief Doug Baker released the following statement concerning the arrest:
“This is not the conduct that we would expect from one of our officers. State Statute and department policy requires due process and Officer Jackson has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of a criminal investigation and an internal affairs investigation by our Professional Standards Bureau."
Jackson was booked at the Lee County Jail. He was later released on $15,000 bond.