Affair between two police officers ends with their arrestedBy Mason White 2:21 PM December 21, 2014
By: Tanya Malhotra
(Scroll down for video) The wife of a police officer called authorities after her husband’s lover threatened to kill her.
Officer Tiffany Valentine, 29, of Virginia, was arrested and charged with assault.
She was placed on administrative duty at the police department.
Ida Thompson – the wife of Officer Nicholas Thompson, a Suffolk Police officer – told police that her husband’s lover, Officer Valentine, threatened to kill her by cutting her throat.
The woman also told police that on two different occasions, her husband threatened her, and pointed his department-issued gun at her.
Officer Thompson was placed on administrative leave and has been charged with Assault & Battery and Brandishing a Firearm.
Ida told police that Officer Thompson pulled his gun, pointed it at her temple and threatened to kill her, according to a criminal complaint.
In another incident, she said that he physically assaulted her. However, charges in both instances were dropped against him at Ida’s request.
The charges against Officer Valentine, were not dismissed.
Ida Thompsons, who has two boys aged 8 and 9 with her husband, filed for divorce and claimed that her husband had an affair behind her back for the past 5 years.