Springdale police investigating road rage incident involving off-duty officer

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Springdale police are investigating a road rage incident involving an off-duty officer, according to a news release.

On Wednesday, SPD received a report about a road rage incident. When they responded to the incident, they learned an off-duty officer with the department was involved.

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SPD has asked the Washington County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the incident and determine if criminal charges are warranted.

An internal investigation into the officer’s actions is also being conducted, the release says.

The off-duty officer was placed on administrative leave pending the outcomes of the investigations.

No further information was released.

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