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Eufaula police officer arrested, placed on leave

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EUFAULA, AL (WTVM) -

A Eufaula police officer has been arrested and faces criminal conspiracy charges following an internal investigation, the Eufaula Tribune reports.

At a press conference Friday morning, Eufaula Police Chief Steve Watkins stated that Officer Adam Campbell was arrested Thursday, March 3 and charged with criminal conspiracy to commit a controlled substance crime.

Campbell, 30, has since bailed out of jail and has been placed on leave by the city and further action is also pending disciplinary actions of the department, said Chief Watkins.

Chief Watkins stated they received internal information that lead to the investigation and arrest.

We will continue following this story and bring you more updates as they become available.

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