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Ider Police Officer Charged With Domestic Violence

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An Ider police officer was arrested Monday while on duty.  Charles Keith Murphree is charged with domestic violence 3rd degree.

Charles Keith Murphree (Photo Courtesy DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris says the arrest follows a report that was made at the end of January.

Murphree, 42, of Henagar, was taken to the DeKalb County Jail.  His bond has not been set at this time.

Sheriff Harris says investigators are working to determine how frequent and extensive the abuse was.  Depending on what they find, Murphree could face more charges.