Eufaula Police officer placed on leave after arrest

Updated: Nov. 21, 2017 at 11:11 AM CST
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EUFAULA, AL (WSFA) - A Eufaula police officer has been placed on leave following an arrest that took place on Monday.

According to Chief Steve Watkins, officer Dora Bishop was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant for possession of marijuana second degree.

Bishop is being held in the Eufaula City Jail awaiting a bond hearing. She has been placed on leave pending an administrative hearing, Watkins says.

Watkins says Bishop was been employed with the Eufaula Police Department for 13 months.

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