By WRCB Staff

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Chattanooga Police have relieved Officer Leroy Wright Jr. of duty and arrested him for one count of domestic simple assault.

The charge comes from a complaint made by the victim stating that Wright pushed her during an argument.

The Chattanooga Police Department Internal Affairs Division is conducting an investigation into the allegation.

Officer Wright is currently suspended with pay pending the outcome of the court disposition and internal affairs investigation.