POSTED: Saturday, March 10, 2012 - 10:00pm
UPDATED: Saturday, March 10, 2012 - 10:04pm
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WDSU) — New Orleans police said a female deputy was arrested on charges of battery against her ex-girlfriend.
Sheriff Newell Normand said Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office correctional officer Marilyn Galle was arrested by New Orleans police officers on Wednesday.
The incident happened on Wednesday, JPSO spokesman Glen Boyd said in a news release.
Galle, 27, is accused on charges of battery against her ex-girlfriend in New Orleans.
After being notified of the warrants, JPSO Correctional Center staff made arrangements to bring Galle to the New Orleans Police Department Sixth District on Thursday night.
JPSO said Galle was indefinitely suspended pending the outcome of the investigation. According to the Sheriff's Office, Galle has been with the JPSO since June 2011 assigned to the Correctional Center.