Scottsburg police officer arrested on domestic battery charges
SCOTT COUNTY, Ind. (WAVE) - A Scottsburg City police officer is under arrest after being accused of domestic battery.
Indiana State Police received a tip just after noon on Sunday in reference to a possible battery that occurred earlier that morning at a Lexington, Indiana residence.
After interviewing the female victim, ISP detectives met with Shane Gibson, 33, at the Scottsburg City Police Department where Gibson is currently employed as a Patrol Officer.
Gibson was off duty and not in uniform at the time of the alleged incident and interview.
As a result of the investigation, Gibson was arrested on charges of criminal confinement and domestic battery.
He’s in custody of the Washington County Jail.
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