Police officer caught raping prostitute while in uniformBy Mason White 10:53 AM December 29, 2014
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By: Tanya Malhotra
(Scroll down for video) A police officer was arrested for raping a woman while he was dressed in his uniform.
Now, the veteran police officer of Texas, has been arrested for sexual assault.
Dallas police officer David Kattner, 44, who has worked for the department for 26 years, was arrested on Sunday, and charged with felony sexual assault.
An officer on patrol spotted the woman, who is a known prostitute, engage in suspicious behavior with Officer Kattner.
The prostitute was questioned, and she told police that Officer Kattner ordered her to meet him at this location to talk about outstanding warrants.
After the two met, the officer allegedly forced the woman to perform sex acts on him. The woman told police that Kattner threatened harm to her daughter if she did not comply with his demands.
“It has been alleged that Officer Kattner has used his position as a peace officer to contact known female prostitutes and compel them to perform sexual acts while he was working an extra job,” the department said in a press release.
The officer has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation. Police are looking into whether there are more victims.