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SELMA, AL (WSFA) - A Selma Police Officer is now on paid
administrative leave pending the completion of an internal investigation
after he was caught driving under the influence of alcohol while he was
According to the Selma Police Department, authorities
were dispatched to a two-vehicle traffic accident at the intersection of
Citizen Parkway and Woodrow Ave just after midnight on Saturday,
No injuries were reported as a result of the accident,
however, one of the drivers, an off-duty probationary Selma Police
Officer was determined to have been driving his personal vehicle under
the influence of alcohol.
Authorities identified 31-year-old Christopher Michael Jacobs as the off-duty officer involved in the incident.
was arrested at the scene of the accident for driving under the
influence of alcohol and placed in the Dallas County Jail on $1,000 bond
which has since been posted.
Selma Police say Jacobs has worked for the department for less than a year and is still on probation within the department.
Jacobs was placed on paid administrative leave after his arrest pending the outcome of an internal investigation.
12 East Delano Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36105