A state trooper faces a charge of domestic battery in Wyoming County.
State Police Trooper James Bradford Fox was arrested after a domestic disturbance Thursday in Pineville, according to a news release from Pineville Police Chief Zack Helmandollar.
“As it is Domestic Violence awareness month, the Pineville Police Department ask that you keep in mind domestic violence is never acceptable and impacts people of all walks of life and victims are encouraged to report abuse to the proper authorities,” Chief Helmandollar’s news release said.
Fox was placed on administrative leave pending the results of a criminal and internal investigation, a state police spokesman told WV MetroNews
Fox was arraigned and has posted bond.