LAS CRUCES (KRQE) - A Las Cruces cop is behind bars accused of having sex with a teenage girl.
Detective Michael Garcia, 37, was arrested Friday after being accused of raping a girl who was 17 at the time.
He was booked into the Doña Ana County Detention Center under a $20,000 bond.
He's currently on leave until an internal investigation is complete.
Garcia is a 15-year veteran of the Las Cruces Police Department.
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