Prince William Co. Police Officer arrested for domestic assault

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PRINCE WILLIAM CO. – A Prince William County Police Officer was arrested Thursday for domestic assault.

Police say officers responded to the 15500 block of Laurel Ridge Road in Dumfries to investigate the assault.

A 52-year-old woman told police that she got into an argument with 41-year-old Robert Donnan, a sworn police officer of the Prince William County Police Department.

During the argument, police say Donnan pushed the woman.

Police investigated and then arrested Donnan and charged him with domestic assault and battery. He was released from jail on personal recognizance. A court date has not been set yet.

Donnan’s police powers have been suspended.

Police did not release further details regarding the assault.