Lakeland, Florida -- After several allegations of sexual misconduct, the Lakeland Police Department has arrested one of its officers.
On September 20, LPD began their Internal Administrative and Criminal Investigation on Officer Julio Pagan. Officer Pagan has been an officer since September 2011.
On Thursday, September 26, Officer Pagan was arrested and transported to the Polk County Jail and charged with two counts armed sexual battery and one count aggravated stalking.
10 news will update this story as more information becomes available.
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