ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Anne Arundel County police say a captain who is the focus of a probe by state prosecutors has been suspended.
Chief Larry Tolliver told The Capital of Annapolis Thursday that Capt. Eric Hodge was placed on suspension Wednesday in relation to an investigation by the state prosecutors. Hodge has not been charged.READ MORE: BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport Welcomes 45 Veterans On Honor Flight Nevada Thursday
Tolliver declined to give details on the suspension or the probe. But he said the suspension was not related to an earlier internal investigation.READ MORE: Crews On Scene Of Rowhome Fire In West Baltimore, Possibly Seven Homes Involved, Reports Say
Internal investigators reported that they could not prove or disprove a complaint that Hodge had perjured himself in affidavits filed in a lawsuit against the county by a former employee.
Hodge is a 16-year veteran of the force.MORE NEWS: Two Seriously Injured In Car Crash In Bethesda
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