Cop arrested for indecency

UPDATE: Thursday 9:45 a.m.

An RCMP officer in Vancouver is accused of performing indecent acts while off duty near a private all-girls school in the city.

Vancouver police say the man was arrested Tuesday and has since been released on several conditions.

The arrest follows a lengthy sexual misconduct investigation into alleged incidents near York House school on Vancouver's west side.

An internal code of conduct investigation has been launched.

– The Canadian Press

ORIGINAL: Wednesday 6:15 p.m.

The Vancouver Police have arrested a member of the BC RCMP in relation to a sexual misconduct investigation.

CTV News reports the RCMP officer was arrested Tuesday and an internal code of conduct investigation was launched.

RCMP say the Mountie is suspended with pay for the time being.

“The suspect arrested is a member of the RCMP and the allegations relate to incidents that occurred while they were off-duty,” Dawn Roberts, director in charge of BC RCMP Communications, told CTV News.

The arrested officer is not being named because charges have not been approved yet.

– with files from CTV Vancouver

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