DEMING, N.M. (KRQE) - A Deming city police officer is under investigation after NewMexico State Police received a report of a July 5 domestic violenceincident.
State Police officers were asked to investigate the incident onJuly 8 after the victim came forward, Department of Public Safetyspokesman Peter Olson said in a statement.
According to police the victim was scared to come forwardexplaining the three days between the incident and the beginning ofthe State Police investigation.
Officers have interviewed the alleged victim and are processingfurther evidence in this case.
No names have been released because of the ongoing criminalinvestigation.
No one has been arrested at this time and the Deming PoliceDepartment is conducting an administrative investigation into thisincident.
KRQE.com will continue to follow this investigation.
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