Huntsville police sergeant arrested in Tuscaloosa, placed on administrative duties for now

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville police sergeant has been placed on administrative duties following his arrest in Tuscaloosa last weekend.

Sergeant Jerry King, a 20-year veteran of the Huntsville Police Department, was charged with disorderly conduct on Friday, Oct. 21.  This is a misdemeanor.

King is with Huntsville’s STAC team.

A spokesperson said King will remain on administrative duties pending the outcome of the criminal investigation and the Huntsville Police Department’s internal investigation.