Seattle police officer arrested, accused of assault

SEATTLE (AP) — Police say a Seattle police officer was arrested in connection with an alleged assault. The Seattle Police Department said Monday that Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office notified the Seattle agency of the Sunday night arrest. The unnamed employee was booked into the Snohomish County Jail for misdemeanor domestic violence assault. Police say the officer has been with the department since 2019, and is assigned to Patrol Operations Bureau. Police say she has been administratively reassigned pending an investigation. No further information about the incident was released.