William Miguel (Courtesy of DeKalb County Police Department)
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities have arrested a DeKalb County police officer on charges he was involved with the distribution of methamphetamine across the metro Atlanta area.
DeKalb County Police Chief Cedric Alexander confirmed that 11-year-veteran William Miguel was arrested by the DEA and Gwinnett County officials on Friday morning.
According to Alexander, "whenever we find these types of things happening in the department we take immediate action to have the perpetrator removed."
"We will work to continue to vie and work hard for the trust of the community," Alexander said.
Miguel was arrested at the DeKalb County Police Headquarters, without incident. An investigation is ongoing.