TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A Topeka Police officer is in jail for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
According to the Topeka Police Department, the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office responded to a traffic incident at the 3000 block of SW Randolph on Tuesday at the department’s request.
Off-duty officer Jeremy P. Gallegos was arrested as a result of their investigation and placed into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections.
Gallegos is now under administrative leave.
Topeka Police and the Shawnee County District Attorney’s office are investigating.