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HARKER HEIGHTS

Central Texas officer resigns after family violence charge

Brad Christopher Duffy Brad Christopher Duffy

by Louis Ojeda Jr.

HARKER HEIGHTS - A Harker Heights police officer was arrested on Thursday after he allegedly assaulted a family member.

Police responded to a family violence call at a home in the 300 block of South Mary Jo Drive in Harker Heights around 2:30 p.m.

After an investigation, officers say they found probable cause that fellow officer Brad Christopher Duffy was involved in a physical assault.

He was arrested and is charged with Assault-Family Violence and Interference with Emergency Phone Call. Bond has been set at $2,500.

After more than nine years with the police department, Duffy has resigned his position.

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