Jury clears Metro officer of assault charge - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Jury clears Metro officer of assault charge

Sgt. Raymond Kiefer (Source: LMPD) Sgt. Raymond Kiefer (Source: LMPD)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville Metro Police officer has been found not guilty on charges that he assaulted his ex-wife.

Sgt. Raymond Kiefer, who was arrested in September 2012, was cleared on the fourth degree assault after just 18 minutes of deliberation by a Jefferson District Court jury. 

A LMPD spokesperson said Kiefer remains on administrative duties without his police powers while an internal department investigation continues.

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