BALTIMORE (WJZ) — An Anne Arundel County police officer accused in an assault case was suspended with pay Friday, authorities said.

Cpl. Trey Keller, an eight-year veteran of the agency, is charged with second-degree assault and fourth-degree sex offense, according to court records.

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Keller was placed on administrative leave Friday after the court summons charging him with those offenses was issued, the Anne Arundel County Police Department said.

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The charges stem from allegations that arose this week about an “assault and harassment incident” involving a contractual employee, police said.

Details on the circumstances of the allegations were not immediately clear.

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Anyone with information related to this case is asked to call the police department’s Office of Professional Standards at 410-222-8741.

CBS Baltimore Staff