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BRPD officer arrested for extortion

POSTED: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 - 6:41am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

State Police arrested Corporal Donald Bailey.

He's accused of extorting money from a prison inmate, in exchange for having the charges dropped.

Troopers set up a sting where Bailey thought he was getting an inmate released.

During the cash exchange, state police arrested Bailey.

Bailey is out of jail on a $10,000 bond.

He faces malfeasance and corruption charges.

Bailey is a 14 year veteran of the department.